Bellevue, WA - Rachele Bouchand, Director of Financial Planning in the firm's Tax Services Group, was recently selected to be a member (and sole recipient from Washington State) of the inaugural 2014 class of 40 Under 40 by InvestmentNews, the leading source of news and information for financial advisers. This year's list of 40 dynamic honorees under age 40 was selected from a pool of almost 1,200 nominees by a panel of reporters, editors and other representatives of InvestmentNews. Winners were chosen based on their level of accomplishment, contribution to the financial advice industry, leadership and promise for the future.

Rachele has more than 15 years of experience providing services to individuals and organizations to help them reach their long-term financial goals. She is also a Certified Financial Planner® and Accredited Estate Planner®. Rachele earned her bachelor's degree from Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, CA.

Jeff Pannell, Shareholder in charge of business and financial planning services to high net worth individuals said, "Rachele's degree of professionalism and expertise is unparalleled. This recognition as one of the elite in the financial and investment industry is a very well deserved honor."

Clark Nuber employs nearly 180 people with the expertise to provide affluent and high net worth individuals, business owners, as well as leaders in not-for-profit organizations, with a wide variety of services, including, high end federal, state, and international tax planning and compliance, wealth transfer planning, financial statement audits, business succession planning, private foundations, CFO/Controller/accounting services, and specialty audits including employee benefit plans and government grants.