Our Team

Andrew Lambertson

President | Wealth Management

After more than 22 years in the retail industry as a senior manager, Andrew Lambertson transitioned into the financial service industry in 2006. He is fully licensed to offer securities, financial advisory, and insurance services to his clients. Andrew is certified by The Dolgoff Plan Corporation to sell “The Dolgoff Plan;” a Non-Qualified deferred compensation plan that offers many unique benefits. He is currently the only member of Founders Financial Securities, LLC licensed to do so.

Prior to becoming a member of Founders Financial Securities, LLC, Andrew was a leader within Transamerica Financial Advisors, where he specialized in 401(k) and other Qualified Plans, Structured Sales, and advanced retirement planning. As a noted expert in the field, Andrew provides training nationally for CPAs and Attorneys on Qualified and Non-Qualified retirement planning. He has been called upon to work with companies around the country to design and implement cutting edge solutions for their firms.

Andrew was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, and graduated from San Francisco State University. He has four children, one grandchild, and he currently resides with his wife Carrie in Modesto, CA. They enjoy traveling the world together, and share a passion for children with special needs.

Rick Danowsky

President | Structured Services

Rick Danowsky is a co-founder of Skyson Financial and heads up the Structured Services division where he has been at the forefront of innovation, helping farmers, business-owners, professional practitioners, and real estate investors minimize the impact of taxes, while creating secure income streams for their futures.

Rick's has been involved in the professional insurance and securities industry for more than 23 years, including 13 years as a Structured Settlement Consultant. He has experience in all areas of structured settlements including Medicare Set Aside Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, Workers Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Liability claims, Discrimination / Employment Claims and Structured Sales.

His extensive experience in the broad application of structured sales makes Rick a sought after speaker for presentations and seminars to CPA’s, Attorneys and other professionals seeking to use structured sales for their clients. Rick is an active member of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association.

Rick attended Valparaiso University where he played baseball and football and was First Team All-Conference. He completed his studies and graduated from Iowa State University. Rick lives in Sigourney, Iowa with his wife Beth and their three children, where they are active in the Chamber of Commerce, Rotary and their Church.

Bruce Jaffe

VP Marketing | Structured Services

Bruce Jaffe has joined SkySon Financial as VP of Marketing. He is focused on building a broad array of powerful communication tools to help develop strong long-term relationships with key fiduciary advisors including tax accounting professionals, attorneys and brokers.

Bruce comes to SkySon Financial with an extensive background in finance and marketing communication. He began his career at The Johns Hopkins University where he founded the University’s Media Center and taught video production and Oral History. After an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Columbia, Bruce served as Manager of Capital Planning for CBS Television Network, Controller for the Betacam Division at Ampex, and CFO for energy efficient studio lighting pioneer, Videssence.

After the birth of his daughter, Bruce transitioned into marketing communication where he excelled as an awarding writer, producer and editor. Over time he has developed a unique skill set in corporate messaging and positioning.

Bruce lives in Irvine, California with his wife and daughter, where he gets to explore his passion for bike riding and kayaking. He has been extensively involved in media outreach for the Make-a-Wish Foundation, Orange County and HomeAid America. Bruce is currently involved in the Look. At. Me. Project, with a focus on creating better awareness of people with disabilities.