These are the members of our 2016 Board of Directors. We are always accepting applications for Board Members. Please contact us for more information.
Sean Ziari, Chairman
Sean Ziari, New York Life
Sean Ziari is a native Austinite and is a Financial Services Professional with New York Life Securities. He has over 10 years experience in financial planning and personal finance.
He is the founder of MoneyBulldog Financial, helping businesses and individuals with their financial planning. Previously, Sean served as an airline pilot and a medical researcher. Sean is a graduate of University of Texas at Arlington and has a Masters in Science degree from University of Texas at San Antonio. He serves on numerous boards such as Leander ISD Educational Excellence Foundation and Creative Action.
Sean is married and has three daughters.
Ray Freer, Past Chair
RF Insurance Masters, LLC
Ray served as the Chairman for the West Austin Chamber of Commerce from 2010-2016. He has over 23 years of experience in high tech program management and team leadership. Ray has envisioned a group of strong community minded businesses that enjoy collaborative networking to promote local business growth and giving back to the community. Ray is a member of Referrals at FPC BNI chapter and serves as the mentor coordinator for the chapter.
Ray is the owner of RF Insurance Masters a full service insurance broker to help provide advice on individual and group health dental life and supplemental insurance. Ray started his insurance company over a six years ago because he felt a need to help and advise people find affordable solutions. The challenge people have is getting solid advice on the best choices available for their personal situation. He wants to foster a long term relationship with his customers by supporting their needs.
In past roles he has been Vice President of Manufacturing Engineering at Wasabi Systems, Director of Program Management, Flextronics Taiwan, Site Manager/Program Manager of Entry Level Servers for Hewlett Packard Taiwan, Site Engineering Manager for 3Com Austin, Networking Engineering Program Manager for Compaq. Ray holds a BSEE degree from University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport Connecticut.
John Turner, Treasurer
Turner Wealth Management, Inc.
1008 RR 620 South, Suite 202 Lakeway, TX 78734
John Turner is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and president of Turner Wealth Management, Inc.
A native Texan, John graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2003 with a B.S. in Mathematics. John’s analytical mind and passion for helping people led him to pursue a career in financial services. While he started out his business in Houston, John has recently expanded to the Austin area and achieved his goal to move back to the city that he and his wife love.
John’s clients value his aptitude for problem solving and his ability to provide clear, meaningful options so that they can make informed financial decisions in accordance with their goals and values. He is grateful for the opportunity to extend his financial skills for the benefit of the Four Points Chamber of Commerce and his local community.
Brian Thompto, Community Relations Director
Community Relations Director