Paul Carlson is the founder of 4:8 Financial and brings over 20 years of experience in wealth management and financial consulting. After graduating from Canby High School, Paul then received his Bachelors degree from George Fox University, and continued his education at Portland State University earning his Masters Degree in Teaching. Paul uses that degree every day helping his clients understand the financial industry and guiding them in making wise financial decisions.
Born and raised in Canby, Paul has deep roots in the community. He has enjoyed coaching youth sports, leading music at church and serving on an array of boards. He has served on the Canby Area Chamber of Commerce board for 14 years and as president for 2 years. He has also been a City Councilor and thoroughly enjoyed his time serving the Canby community in this capacity. Paul has been a member of Rotary and Kiwanis, and is also the race director for The Canby Dahlia Run, a Half Marathon/10k that helps fund many local charities
Paul and his wife, Stefani have been married for over 18 years and currently attend Athey Creek Christian Fellowship. Their 2 children and hobby farm just outside of town keep them all very busy and are blessed to call Canby their home.