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We guide individuals and families toward their ideal retirements.

Meet The Team

Avina Financial Group is made up of qualified financial professionals who are passionate about helping individuals and families achieve their ideal retirements.


Emanuel Avina, CRPC®, CEPA President

With a passion for making a difference in the lives of his clients and his community, Emanuel has been helping people pursue their retirement and financial dreams through comprehensive strategies for well over a decade.

Emanuel entered the financial services industry in 2007 and founded Avina Financial Group in 2016. The firm provides an array of services, investment vehicles and insurance products to help clients retire with confidence, and it helps businesses establish 401(k) benefit programs. Emanuel and his staff also partner with several local charities to assist families in need, the homeless and victims of domestic violence.

Emanuel has passed Series 7 and 66 securities exams, holds California licenses to offer health and life insurance as well as annuities, and has obtained his designation as a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®). He graduated from California State University at Fullerton, earning his bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance, and is fluent in two languages.

A resident of Corona, California, Emanuel is married and the father of three girls and one boy. When he isn’t serving clients or his city, Emanuel enjoys watching sports, coaching his children’s sports teams, traveling with his family and attending concerts with his wife.

George Zuluaga, MBA

Investment Advisor Representative

Cynthia Chafins

Client Services Representative

Gina Avina

Office Manager

Daniel Medici

Junior Associate

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