Roberto is an Associate Member of the Special Needs Planning Institute Inc., a non-profit organization whose focus is serving the special needs community. He has completed the Special Education Advocacy Training program which was sponsored by COPAA, USC, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Roberto has also fulfilled the requirements of the ChSNC® (Chartered Special Needs Consultant) and Special Care Planner designation as conferred by the American College of Financial Services. In addition, he is the current President for the Greater Foothills chapter of NAIFA. Among his many endeavors, he has either been a speaker or sponsor for the following organizations: Autism Walk Los Angeles, NAIFA, DSALA, Westside Regional Center, FVO Solutions, The Help Group, SLDC, Fiesta Educativa, and the Inland Empire Disabilities Expo.
In addition to these qualifications, Roberto is the proud father of a son with Autism. Furthermore, he has survived a heart transplant and, as a result, understands the need to prepare for both present and future contingencies. Due to his experiences, Roberto has dedicated his life to securing a bright future for all of his clients.. He is Executive Director of Corral Financial Strategies, a firm where he provides special needs planning, public benefits consulting, and related financial services, helping families secure their loved one’s financial security and overall peace of mind.