Joel Ransford joined Planned Solutions in 2011. Prior to joining Planned Solutions, Joel spent his early career as an accountant and auditor. Joel holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and CPA designations. Joel uses his tax background to manage the Tax Planning and Preparation services of Planned Solutions. Joel earned his Bachelor’s from UCSB and received his Certificate of Financial Planning from the UC Davis Extension Certificate Program. Joel enjoys spending time with his family which includes four brothers and two sisters. When not attending a family event he enjoys hanging out with friends, playing golf, traveling, or reading.