Leslie Roper Day was born and raised in Sacramento, California, and is a sixth-generation Sacramentan. Leslie received both her BA (magna cum laude) and her MBA from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and spent time living and working in London and Washington, DC.
Leslie began her financial planning career more than 20 years ago with Waddell & Reed, where she was consistently recognized as a top advisor. In early 2008, Leslie formed Leslie Roper Day & Associates to provide a truly independent and comprehensive approach to financial planning. Leslie is a registered representative and Investment Adviser Representative with and offering securities and advisory services through Commonwealth Financial Network®, member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser. She has held the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification since 1993. Leslie was a popular radio show personality, hosting “Focus on Your Finances” on NewsRadio KFBK for more than 10 years.
Leslie and her husband, Amron, live in Folsom, California, where they love being part of the community and feel it is a wonderful place to raise a family. They adopted their daughter, Anneliese, and son, Tad, from the Republic of Georgia. Leslie and Amron are both active in their church and enjoy working at the school with their kids. They love spending time as a family and have traveled to Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, and China, as well as many road trips to see family and friends. Leslie is reluctantly starting to like camping now that she has purchased a travel trailer with a big bathroom and a real bed!
Leslie Roper Day is proud to have been recognized as a Summit Club advisor—a distinction attained by just 20 percent of advisors affiliated with Commonwealth Financial Network during 2013.