Your Knowledgeable Guides

At Nelson & Nelson Wealth Management, we keep a finger on the pulse of global events while maintaining our local perspective. This ensures you receive knowledgeable guidance that fits your unique situation.


We're an independent advisory firm that has been offering clients specialized guidance since 1988. We’ll educate you on the financial issues that impact you and your family. Then advise you on the possible courses of action, make recommendations, and implement your decisions so you stay on the right track.


Lance E. Nelson, ChFC®
Private Wealth Advisor

Lance E. Nelson, ChFC®, has worked extensively in the field of private wealth management since he began his career in 1988. Lance is proud to serve as his clients' trusted advisor by providing objective, independent advice and the personal attention that one would expect from an independent financial services firm. Nelson & Nelson Wealth Management has teamed with Commonwealth Financial Network®, one of the nation’s leading independent broker/dealers, to offer cutting-edge resources, a dedicated research team, and exceptional customer experience for his clients.

Lance is a registered principal and holds FINRA 7, 24, 31, and 63 securities registrations with Commonwealth. In addition, he holds California Insurance License #0770599 and a variable annuity contract license, both through the California Department of Insurance. Lance is a Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) and holds a BA in business administration from Colorado Mesa University.

The mission at Nelson & Nelson is to provide financial leadership and guidance that responds to clients’ needs through developing distinctive and empowering relationships.

Lance cultivates relationships based on trust and a long-term perspective. He considers himself a personal chief financial officer (CFO) for his clients. His goal is to assist his clients in focusing on essential financial considerations by developing and implementing sound financial strategies. As a personal CFO, Lance offers his specialized knowledge, experience, and resources to identify important financial matters, review reliable options, and, if required, assemble other experts to assist with implementing those strategies.

Lance resides in Camarillo, California, with his wife, Abbie, and has two daughters, Haley and Molly. He enjoys tennis, golf, skiing, and traveling with his family.


Lance Nelson is proud to have been recognized as a President’s Club advisor for 2023—a distinction based on annual production that places him among the top 11 percent of advisors affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network.

Each year, Commonwealth, the broker/dealer–RIA that helps us process investment transactions on your behalf, recognizes President’s Club advisors by inviting them to an exclusive gathering of their peers, leading industry experts, and Commonwealth home office staff. President’s Club advisors benefit from an intensive learning and networking experience designed to help them hone their expertise, share best practices, and provide ever-higher levels of service, education, and leadership to their clients.


Abbie Nelson
Registered Sales Associate

Abbie began her financial services career in 1988 with E.F. Hutton and has been with several major brokerage firms, where she held a variety of positions in client services, operations, and compliance. Overseeing all aspects of our daily office operations, Abbie works closely with each team member to ensure that we provide the highest level of client service. She manages office operations and compliance. She holds FINRA Series 7 and 63 securities registrations.

Abbie enjoys playing tennis, spending time with friends, and traveling with her husband, Lance, and their two daughters.


Kathy Quantock
Senior Client Services Associate

Kathy is the newest member of our team, joining Nelson & Nelson in 2017.

Kathy has held a variety of administrative and management positions, including the past eight years with a financial firm where she focused on client service, operations, and compliance. Kathy enjoys getting to know our clients and their needs, problem solving, and enhancing the client relationship. Kathy has a strong commitment to providing a high level of client service.

Kathy enjoys time spent with her husband, children, and friends. She also enjoys a good walk, a good puzzle, a good book, and gardening!

Our Extended Team

Our affiliation with Commonwealth Financial Network® gives us access to teams of advanced planning consultants, investment research specialists, and retirement professionals to help us address your needs. Use the links below to learn more about our support team.