Arlyn has been a financial advisor in the Bellevue, Washington area for over 30 years. He has been honored multiple years in ‘Seattle Magazine’ as in the “Top 10% of Seattle’s Financial Advisors”. Arlyn is a deacon at BelPres (Bellevue Presbyterian Church). He is also a member of the C-3 Leaders Group, and is a trustee on Northwest University’s Foundation and serves as chairman of the Investment Committee. Arlyn and his wife, Sharon, enjoy golf, boating, travel and spending time in their vacation home in Palm Desert, California. They have 2 children, Kimberly Dow and Philip Nelson, and 8 grandchildren.
Office Manager & Customer Care
For nearly 20 years Gloria handled national leasing operations for one of the largest manufacturers of heavy-duty trucks in the world. Her ability to manage, organize and execute projects makes her one of the key members on the Nelson Financial team. Her upbeat attitude and caring nature is something that all of our clients have come to appreciate over the last 5 years with the firm. Gloria is a lifetime resident of the Eastside. She has 3 children, 12 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Her favorite pastime is entertaining her family and she loves to be in the sun, whether it be at Cannon Beach, Arizona or the Gulf of Mexico.
Sharon’s roots on the East Side run deep…she was born in Seattle, raised in Woodinville and graduated from Bothell High School. She attended the University of Washington, became one of the top 5 models for Nordstrom and helped start the Seattle Model’s Guild. For 10 years she worked as the executive assistant to the owners of the Seattle Seahawks. Besides being the Marketing Director for Nelson Financial, she is also a Managing Broker with the real estate firm of Coldwell Banker-Danforth