Our Qualifications

Education and Business Background
  E. Howard Rudd is our principal investment advisor. A financial planning specialist registered with the California State Department of Business Oversight, Mr. Rudd provides a full range of financial advisory services, including tax, and investment management services to individuals and business. In addition to being a Registered Investment Advisor, Howard is a Registered Tax Preparer of CTEC (California Tax Education Council). He is also recognised by the National Society of Accountants as an Accredited Tax Preparer.

Howard is a graduate of the University of San Francisco and holds a postgraduate management certificate from San Francisco State University. Prior to establishing Integral Financial Management in 1994, Howard was San Francisco/Bay Area Public Sector Financial and Operations Manager for Pacific Bell. His 27 year career with Pacific Bell provided in-depth exposure to, and understanding of business issues and needs throughout the Bay Area and the Sacramento Metropolitan Area.

Community Involvement

Active involvement in industry and community forms the cornerstone of Mr. Rudd`s approach to business.

Currently, he is a member of the NSA-National Society of Accountants and the California Society of Accounting and Tax Professionals.

Mr Rudd served as an elected Sierra College Area 1 Trustee on their Governing Board of Directors 2010-2014. He is a past President of the Sierra College Foundation Board of Directors and serves as Chairman of the Roseville Community Development Corporation. Also, he is a member of the Rotary Club of Roseville. He serves on the Placer Community Foundation investment committee and is the appointed Public member of Placer County's Local Agency Formation Committee, commonly known as LAFCO. Appointed by the Chancellor of California Commuity Colleges to the City of Roseville Successor Agency Oversight Board Mr Rudd serves as Vice-Chair. Member of the City of Roseville Post Employment Benefit Committee.

Previously, He was President of Roseville Arts! 2011-2012. Howard was 2002 Board President of the Roseville Chamber of Commerce and 2003 Board President of Placer SPCA. He also served on the Capital Campaign for Kids First (Formerly known as Child Abuse Prevention Council) and the Capital Campaign for Roseville Arts Blue Line Arts.

Howard is a member of Sierra View County Club and golf is his escape and relaxation.