Shannon M. Sutherland Biography | Wealth Advisor, AIF®, AAMS®, ADPA

Shannon M. Sutherland Biography | Wealth Advisor, AIF®, AAMS®, ADPA

Shannon M. Sutherland, AIF®, AAMS®, ADPA , Wealth Advisor



Shannon "Shãn" Sutherland is a financial planner and discretionary portfolio manager. Her knowledge of how money works helps executives and creative professionals through financial transitions and to retire with dignity.

As a veteran wealth advisor and founder of Simple Impact LLC,  Shãn advises other fiduciaries on the CalSavers retirement savings program and employer 401(k) retirement trusts. Simple Impact LLC partners with Commonwealth Financial Network® to provide retail investments and consulting. 

Sutherland holds many financial credentials, including Accredited Investment Fiduciary and Accredited Domestic Partnership AdvisorSM.  She began her investment career in 1999 and earned a personal financial planning certificate from UCLA in 2007.  She is active with,  AAUW Thousand Oaks (CA) branch, and Women On Boards.

A woman of many talents, Shãn was featured in Forbes print magazine 2017 Women Business Leaders California edition. In 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018, and again in 2019, she was recognized by Los Angeles Magazine as a Five Star Wealth Manager. In 2019, she was included in L.A.’s 100 most Fascinating People list.

Services provided by Sutherland include money coaching, financial analysis, and portfolio investment services. She applies environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment filters, including an emphasis on women's contribution to corporate decision-making. 

Currently, she empowers local women business leaders by facilitating gatherings with intimate powerful conversations. She is an avid golfer and outdoor enthusiast.  Join the Simple Impact LLC community and receive a wealth of wisdom delivered to your email by signing up here

Sutherland and Simple Impact LLC are in Calabasas, California. 

Shannon “Shãn” Sutherland, AIF®, AAMS®, ADPA , Wealth Adviser

1. Shannon Shan Sutherland (CA Insurance Lic. #0D28620) is a Registered Representative and an Investment Adviser Representative with/and offers securities and advisory services through  Commonwealth Financial Network®, Member FINRA/SIPC,  a Registered Investment Adviser. Fixed insurance products and services offered by Simple Impact or CES Insurance Agency. 2. Forbes feature is a paid promotion. 3. Five Star Award is based on 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria, including a minimum of 5 years as an active credentialed financial professional, favorable regulatory and complaint history, accepts new clients, client retention rates, client assets administered, education, and professional designations. 3,528 Los Angeles area wealth managers were considered for the award; 154 (4 percent of candidates) were named 2019 Five Star Wealth Managers. (The criteria provided reflect the most recent year for which advisor received the award. The criteria used, the number of wealth managers considered for the award, and the percentage of those who receive the award may vary from year to year). These awards are not indicative of the wealth managers' future performance. Your experiences may vary. For more information, please visit 4. This recognition is not specific to financial services and does not imply an endorsement, recommendation, or otherwise reflect the performance of the advisor or any account.


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