700 Franklin Street
Napa, CA 94559
Christa Varda is an Investment Advisor Representative (IAR) located in Napa, California. As an IAR, Christa holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 registrations. She is also licensed with the California Department of Insurance for Life, Disability, Long-term Care Insurance and Variable Annuities. Through her investment advisory and financial planning practice, Christa represents a complete spectrum of mutual fund families, stocks, bonds, annuities, and other insurance related programs. As an IAR, Christa offers both institutionally managed programs to her clients, as well as fee based consulting.
Christa comes from a family of entrepreneurs teaching her the value of helping her clients achieve their goals. Those same family values have taught her that building trust and having consistent communication are the keys to great client relationships. She received her undergraduate degree in Economics at the University of California, Irvine and after several years pursued a Masters in Business Administration in Finance at California State University, Fullerton.
A specialist in retirement planning, Christa is frequently invited to present educational seminars for schools, colleges, and education professional organizations. Christa has developed extensive knowledge in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and the State Teacher Retirement System (STRS).
Christa has a passion for the outdoors and enjoys water skiing, wakeboarding, hiking, snowboarding, playing tennis and going to the beach. She also greatly enjoys spending time with family and friends and unwinding by playing piano, reading, and cooking.