Gary Rardon & Associates is a consulting firm located in Palmdale, California, focusing on helping individuals and businesses build and protect wealth. Since 1973, our vision is to provide our clients with the most efficient and effective products available in the marketplace tailored to their individual needs.

We have the expertise and experience to design, fund, implement, secure, and administer nonqualified executive benefit programs for our clients. Our consulting firm is committed to providing exceptional services for publicly and privately held companies, financial institutions, and high net worth individuals. Each member of the Gary Rardon & Associates team is committed to connecting with each client individually to understand their situation so we can create customized plans tailored to the client’s needs.

Our People

Gary Rardon

Gary Rardon is President of Gary Rardon & Associates and has more than 40 years of experience working in the financial services industry. Gary also offers consulting strategies to more than 30 public school districts and municipalities in California, focusing on employee benefits and retirement planning. Gary maintains Security Registration Series 7, 24, and 63 licenses and is a registered Investment Advisor Representative (IAR).

Gary actively participates in his community, serving in the past as a board member for the Antelope Valley Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, where he previously served as President. Currently, Gary serves as member of the Kiwanis Club of Palmdale West.

Patty Rardon

Patty Rardon is Chief Financial Officer of Gary Rardon & Associates. She joined the firm in 2004 after a long career in public education. She continues her involvement with the California education system, serving as Founding Member and Secretary of the Antelope Valley Education Foundation.

Patty is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Palmdale West where she has previously served as President. She is the Kiwanis Lt. Governor of the California/Nevada/Hawaii Division 38.

Patty received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of California Irvine and her Masters degree in psychology from Chapman University.

Our Partnerships

Gary Rardon & Associates became an affiliate of Mezrah Consulting, a Member Firm of M Financial Group, in 2008. Through our affiliation with Mezrah Consulting, and their connection with M Financial, we can access a members only network of financial service firms specializing in unique insurance and benefits solutions. As a result of these strong partnerships, Gary Rardon & Associates team is committed to connecting with each client individually to understand their situation so we can create customized plans tailored to the client’s needs.

M Financial Group was founded in 1978 with 13 Member Firms. Today, M Financial is a powerful community of innovation, entrepreneurship, and success with more than 135 Member Firms nationwide, including Mezrah Consulting. As an Affiliate with Mezrah Consulting, Gary Rardon & Associates maintains an important presence within the M Community and benefits from the network’s collective strength and widespread influence in the financial services industry.

Our clients directly benefit from the multitude of resources available through Mezrah Consulting and the M Community.