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Our Team 

While our efforts will be focused on helping you achieve your objectives, our ultimate goal is for you to surpass them. After all, you’re investing time, money and energy into working with us, and we want to make sure you’re getting maximum value out of our relationship. Here's a little bit about us:
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Frank V. Gallo, CFP®

Managing Partner

As President and Founder of Investors Portfolio Services, Frank has more than 25 years of experience listening to clients, creating plans and managing the complexities of the financial markets. Frank is committed to helping you, his valued client, pursue your financial goals through close personal attention and through the development of a team of professionals who seek to make your every experience a success. A highly qualified professional, Frank is licensed to use the Certified Financial Planner certification mark, holds FINRA series 24, 63 and 7 licenses, and is the owner of a Registered Investment Advisory Firm. He earned his CFP credentials from the College of Financial Planning in Denver Colorado in 1997.  Frank has a Bachelor of Science in Business Economics from George Fox University.  Frank is also a member of the Financial Planning Association. Frank prides himself on his vast knowledge of the investment industry, his longevity in the business and his integrity when working with his clients. A natural teacher, he strives to make the complex aspects of investing simple to his clients. Prior to starting Investors Portfolio Services, Frank was a planner for Financial Planners Northwest in Tacoma from 1994 to 2006. Married for more than 30 years to his college sweetheart, Kay, Frank has three children. Frank enjoys hunting, fishing, golf, traveling and fine wine in his spare time.   


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Tom Bowman, CFA

Wealth Manager

Although investment analysis is the passion that drove Tom to the finance industry, the ability to directly work with individuals on their financial goals landed him at Investors Portfolio Services.  As a wealth manager of the firm, Tom helps clients create realistic goals and implement investment strategies to achieve those goals. He is a CFA® charterholder, holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 licenses and is a natural learner, constantly seeking knowledge that can better himself and help the clients he serves. Prior to starting at Investors Portfolio Services Tom received his Bachelors degree from University of Washington Foster School of business, studying Finance and Accounting. In addition to working diligently for clients, Tom is an involved member of the Puyallup Kiwanis Club serving as President from 2019-2021 and is currently the Treasurer of the Puyallup Kiwanis Club Foundation Board. Tom is a strong believer in the Kiwanis Mission to change the world one child and one community at a time. Tom and his wife Yadi have a growing family and are excited to welcome their second daughter to the family in 2022. 

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Lynn Wilson, FLMI, LUTCF

Registered Assistant

Lynn joined Investors Portfolio Services (IPS), after working thirty-five years in a corporate office of a major life insurance company. She started her life insurance career as a management trainee and worked in almost every area of the company. During her last fifteen years, she was responsible for managing various high-performing marketing teams. Including the execution and strategy of product launches, internal communications, national sales promotions, customer cross-sell and acquisitions, advertising compliance, and intranet/illustration systems. Lynn has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Finance from Seattle Pacific University and has a variety of life insurance designations and securities licenses. Lynn enjoys working at IPS and assisting the wealth managers with their clients’ financial needs. In her free time, Lynn enjoys swimming, skiing, golfing, and traveling. She also enjoys time with her two married daughters and one grandson.

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Haleigh Thompson

Client Service Liaison

Haleigh started working for Investors Portfolio Services as an intern while a senior in college and now she works full time assisting the wealth managers at IPS. In the Winter of 2021, she received her bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Sciences. She is actively pursuing her FINRA Series 7 certification so she can move forward in the financial industry and become one step closer to her goal of becoming a financial advisor. Outside of work, Haleigh enjoys working out, hiking, reading, spending time with family.

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