Embracing diversity. Valuing differences.

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Welcoming every voice

Diverse backgrounds. Fresh ideas. Varying points of view. All bring greater innovation and success to any organization. We celebrate individuality, and always strive to create an environment that empowers everyone to be their whole self.

A feeling of belonging

Sometimes you have to break barriers to build community. Whether you’re an advisor, employee, or business partner, we always want you to feel at home with us. Diversity and inclusion aren’t just words to be spoken. They’re actions that are taken.

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“Diversity, equity and inclusion are not initiatives to drive key metrics; they are beliefs by which we define our organization. To be part of our team is to embrace these values and beliefs.”Adam AntoniadesCEO

Equality through philanthropy

Investing in others always provides the greatest returns, so we support efforts to overcome challenges and inequities in the communities around us.

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Listening, then leading

To create real change, you must first listen. Our employee- and advisor-led councils engage in ongoing dialogue on strengthening equity and belonging. Listening first makes us better able to lead—and promote change toward a more just future for everyone.

Employee Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Council

By leading our commitments to the CEO Action Pledge to advance workplace diversity and inclusion, our employee council brings increased accountability and momentum to our efforts to create sustainable change.

Elayne Banks
Elayne Banks

Elissa Mahendra
Elissa Mahendra

Elyssa Lamoureux
Elyssa Lamoureux

Karen Cecilio
Karen Cecilio

Ken Muraoka
Ken Muraoka

LeAnn Rummel
LeAnn Rummel

Lisa Gok
Lisa Gok

Michael Zuna
Michael Zuna

Mike Ragunas
Mike Ragunas

Srinivas Pattabi
Srinivas Pattabi

Tim Stinson
Tim Stinson

Cetera Advisor Diversity & Inclusion Council

Our advisor council informs our efforts to reach more diverse and traditionally underserved communities of investors, while also helping us expand our role in creating a more inclusive profession.

Fanci Worthington
Fanci Worthington

Co-Chair

Steve Oliver
Steve Oliver

Co-Chair

Andrew Sampson
Andrew Sampson

Donna Stefans
Donna Stefans

Holly Kylén
Holly Kylén

Lindsey McKay
Lindsey McKay

Majdah alQuhtani
Majdah alQuhtani

Paul Organ
Paul Organ

Sheila Littleton
Sheila Littleton

Stanford Hirata
Stanford Hirata

Sylvester Thomas, Jr.
Sylvester Thomas, Jr.

Tony Yu
Tony Yu