Diane Blakeslee: A Rich Life

Opiela, Nancy
April 2002
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2002, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p100
Academic Journal
This article features Diane Blakeslee, founder of Blakeslee & Blakeslee. Blakeslee has served on the College for Financial Planning board of trustees and as a member of the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Board of Professional Review. She also serves on three National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) committees--the NASD Small Firm Advisory Committee, the NASD Statutory Disqualification Committee, and as a District 2 representative on the NASD District Board of Conduct. Blakeslee formed Blakeslee & Blakeslee in 1980. The San Luis Obispo, California-based company is an independent broker/dealer registered with the NASD. From the start, Blakeslee says her business focus was on people who were living on fixed incomes or retired.


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