Our Team

Wealth Advisor
crystal [dot] kessler [at] financialsense [dot] com ()
crystal [dot] kessler [at] financialsense [dot] com
858.487.3939 (Business)
888.486.3939 (Other)
858.487.3969 (Business Fax)

Financial Sense® Advisors, Inc.
Wealth Advisor
Financial Sense® Securities, Inc.
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Crystal joined Financial Sense® Wealth Management in 2016. She received her B.A. in Economics at California State University-San Marcos. Crystal’s role with Financial Sense® Advisors, Inc. is Wealth Advisor and she previously worked as our Administrative and Operations Assistant. Her professional registrations include FINRA Series 7 & Series 66 licenses. Crystal enjoys being outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

Associate Wealth Manager
ryan [dot] preiss [at] financialsense [dot] com ()
ryan [dot] preiss [at] financialsense [dot] com
858.487.3939 (Business)
888.486.3939 (Other)
858.487.3969 (Business Fax)

Financial Sense® Advisors, Inc.
Associate Wealth Manager
Financial Sense® Securities, Inc.
Registered Representative
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Ryan joined Financial Sense® Wealth Management in 2016. He graduated from Northern Arizona University with a B.S. in Business Administration Marketing with a minor in Sociology. Ryan’s professional registrations and designations include FINRA License Series 7, 63 and 65; Life-Only, Accident and Health, and Variable Contracts insurance licenses (California insurance license #0L04864). He is also a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®) with the College for Financial Planning and is a Financial Risk Manager (FRM®) Level 1 Candidate with the Global Association of Risk Professionals. Ryan enjoys spending time outdoors hiking, mountain biking and participating in combat sports training.

Webmaster, Senior Editor, & Co-Host
cris [at] financialsense [dot] com ()
cris [at] financialsense [dot] com
858.487.3939 (Business)
888.486.3939 (Other)
858.487.3969 (Business Fax)

Financial Sense® & Financial Sense® Newshour
Webmaster, Senior Editor, & Host of Financial Sense® Insider

Cris joined Financial Sense® Wealth Management in 2002. He holds a B.S. in Mathematics from California State University-San Marcos. Mr. Sheridan manages FinancialSense.com in addition to content curation, editing, and hosting of our weekday FS Insider podcast. Outside of the office, Cris's favorite activities include surfing or stand-up paddle boarding various San Diego breaks, reading science fiction novels, and exploring the outdoors on family vacations.

Program Producer, Content Manager, and Co-Host
chris [dot] preitauer [at] financialsense [dot] com ()
chris [dot] preitauer [at] financialsense [dot] com
858.487.3939 (Business)
888.486.3939 (Other)
858.487.3969 (Business Fax)

Financial Sense® Advisors, Inc.
Program Producer and Content Manager
Financial Sense® & Financial Sense® Newshour
Program Producer and Cohost

Chris joined Financial Sense® Wealth Management in 2018. He received his B.S. in TV and Film Production at San Diego State University. Chris' role with Financial Sense® Advisors, Inc. is as the Co-host and Producer of Financial Sense® & Financial Sense® Newshour. Chris has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry, including 5 years as a Regional Vice President for Primerica Financial Services. Chris enjoys family, photography, and is often a speaker on the topic of racial reconciliation.