Team

Take a moment to get to know the members of your financial team at HBA Wealth. We value lasting relationships and that starts with you getting to know what we are passionate about professionally, what we care about in our community and what we enjoy personally.

 

Christopher Haydel MBA, CFP ®, ChFC ®

Financial Advisor & Partner

Chris’ trading career began at age 11, when he invested in a pack of promising turtles. While he nurtured closely held aspirations of becoming a doctor until midway through his college years.

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Ricky Biel CRPC ®

Financial Advisor & Partner

A 20-year veteran of the financial services industry, Ricky is responsible for directing the growth, vision, strategy and alternative investment offering for HBA Wealth.

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Maria Gallegos

Office Manager

Maria Gallegos considers it a privilege to have raised three beautiful children in Glendora, the pride of the Foothills, for the past 23 years.

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Akiva Fialkoff

Relationship Manager

Akiva’s fascination with finance has taken many forms. It started with coin collecting as a child, and evolved into an interest in coins from different eras and regions during his study and early work in Archaeology. During that...

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Samantha Panu

Client Service Manager

Samantha has been in the financial industry for the past seven years and holds her Series 6. Her background working in customer service at companies at custodians such as Charles Schwab and AssetMark has helped set her up for success...

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Ashton Snowden

Front Desk Manager

Ashton is a Pasadena native, who has a strong background in customer service and sales. She is currently enrolled in school and has her heart set on attending The D.O. Medical Program at Western University. In her spare time she loves...

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