Thuong Thien joined Hewins Financial in early 2013 as a Financial Advisor. She adds a sensitive level of care combined with analytical expertise to her financial advisory approach, making her a great resource for anyone working towards long-term financial success.
Thuong’s career is deeply rooted in customer care. She began developing her skills as a student at UCLA while assisting a diverse group of international students in exploring educational opportunities and American culture. While at UCLA she earned her BA in Economics, minors in Global Studies and Southeast Asian Studies, and thereafter her Certificate of Personal Financial Planning.
"Connecting with my clients is the most fulfilling aspect of my job. I’m interested in who they are, where they came from, and where they want to go in life. I aim to be an indispensable part of their lives; to mitigate their financial worries and ensure that they are able to safely move through each financial challenge and phase of life."
- Thuong Thien
Prior to joining Hewins, Thuong spent six years at JSF Financial as an Operations Manager and Trader, honing her ability to help clients develop holistic, personal financial plans while managing the operations of the firm.
As a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA), which requires the highest level of professional competence in an objective, client-centered and ethical process, Thuong believes that patience and understanding are essential elements of her high quality client service approach. Her skills and experience are the basis of her ability to take the big-picture perspective of her clients’ lives and apply it to their long-term financial plans—from prioritizing and identifying deficiencies to protecting assets and, ultimately, helping clients achieve their financial goals.
In her free time, Thuong enjoys traveling abroad, meeting new people and experiencing diverse cultures.
A Career in Financial Planning and Client Service
- Financial Advisor, Hewins Financial Advisors, LLC
- Operations Manager, JSF Financial, LLC
- Trader, JSF Financial, LLC
- Program Assistant/Customer Service, UCLA, American Language Center
- Bachelor of Arts in Economics with minors in Global Studies and Southeast Asian Studies, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
- Certificate of Personal Financial Planning, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
- Certifications: Series 7, Series 66, Certified Financial Planner™