Spencer Sherman is the CEO and co‐founder of Abacus Wealth Partners, an independent, fee-only, national wealth advisory firm with offices in Los Angeles, the Bay Area and Philadelphia. He is the creator of the Rainbow Portfolio™, a highly diverse and sustainable investment oriented strategy.

He earned his BA in Economics at Brandeis University (Ph Beta Kappa) in 1983, his M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1987 and the CFP designation in 1990. He is a highly acclaimed speaker and workshop leader at Esalen and Kripalu. He has been quoted in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, AARP Magazine, and The Los Angeles Times.

Spencer is the author of the bestselling book, The Cure for Money Madness. In 2011, Sounds True will publish an audio course, The Money and Spirit Workshop with Spencer and his Abacus co-founder, Brent Kessel.

Raised in Queens, Spencer met his wife while cycling from Banff to Jasper in the Canadian Rockies. They raise two kids and a lot of vegetables in Northern California.

Welcome, and I look forward to enabling both financial experts and financial novices to feel ease, joy, and sufficiency around money.


Spencer D. Sherman, MBA
CEO & Co-Founder of Abacus Wealth Partners