Paul Carlson is the founder of 4:8 Financial and brings over 22 years of experience in wealth management and financial consulting. After graduating from Canby High School, Paul then received his Bachelor's degree from George Fox University and continued his education at Portland State University earning his Master's Degree in Teaching. Paul uses that degree every day to help his clients understand the financial industry and guide 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 was race director for The Canby Dahlia Run, a Half Marathon/10k that helped fund many local charities.
Paul and his wife, Stefani have been married for over 22 years and currently attend Athey Creek Christian Fellowship. Their 2 children and cattle ranch just outside of town keep them all very busy and are blessed to call Canby their home.