Leilani began her financial services career in insurance sales in 2006 then started her transition towards comprehensive financial planning in 2008 by going back to school while also starting and raising a family. She completed her associate degree in 2010 then continued on with obtaining her bachelor’s degree in 2012 from San Diego State University, a master’s degree in 2016 from The College For Financial Planning then ultimately obtaining the CFP® certification in 2018. In 2019, she joined D.M. Brenner, Inc. providing the firm with support with operation efficiencies, comprehensive financial planning services and servicing firm clients. In addition, she is an Independent Adviser Representative doing business as L.M. Harwood, Inc.
Leilani is originally from Guam and currently resides in Orange County. She is married to Jason Harwood and they have three sons. She enjoys spending quality time with family and friends. She also is an active member of South Coast Christian located in San Juan Capistrano, CA serving and supporting our young adults helping them discover their passions and encouraging them to live out their purpose.