An experienced financial professional based in Los Gatos, California, Steve Rice provides a range of advising services through Rice Financial Consulting, Inc. In business for more than three decades, Mr. Rice provides strategic advice for businesses, along with insurance, asset management, and financial planning services.
Prior to entering the field of finance, Steve Rice studied business administration and Finance at San Jose State University. He subsequently earned additional professional financial designations at The American College. Steve Rice went on to serve as President and Board Member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (California and Silicon Valley Associations), one of the country’s largest trade organizations for financial professionals.
Steve Rice maintains an enduring commitment to civic policy and local government service. The Mayor of Los Gatos, California, from 2011 to 2012, he was first elected to the Los Gatos Town Council in 2008. Prior to his election as Mayor of Los Gatos, Mr. Rice held membership in the Los Gatos Museums Association and served as President of the Rotary Club of Los Gatos. He also fulfilled the role of President and Board Member of the Santa Clara County Estate Planning Council, as well as President and Board Member of the Society of Financial Service Professionals in San Jose, California.
Additionally, Stephen Rice has held city government positions including Chair of the Santa Clara Valley Water Commission and Vice Chair of the Solid Waste Management Joint Powers Agency. Steve Rice further contributed as Treasurer of the Peninsula Division of the League of California Cities and as Rotary Assistant District Governor.