Garry Raggio – President, DASCA

Gary began  his financial services career in 1980, assisting families in realizing their financial dreams.
Most recently as Vice President of a national marketing organization.  Well grounded in all aspects of the financial world.

Joining Dave Smith and SAFE Steps™ in September of 2016.  Gary is President of DASCA, the financial arm for SAFE Steps™.  He is poised and ready to make the "college experience" exciting and rewarding for not only the student but the entire family.

Gary is a true visionary and coach helping all that he works with to make the proper financial decisions for college and their future.

"My passion in life has always been to serve others.  Honesty, humility, and integrity are the cornerstones to how I approach life, both professionally and personally".

Neil Leiman - President/CEO, Leiman and Associates

Founded in 1981 by Neil Leiman, Leiman& Associates has been part of the San Diego community, serving residents from all over the county. We pride ourselves in staying well versed with all the updated tax regulations and tax laws. With the praise of thousands of loyal clients, Leiman & Associates thrives only on positive client referrals and has successfully grown every year since it was founded. Through continuing education and training, we offer you sound tax advice whether it be an individual return, small business tax advice, or incorporation services all year round.

  • California Tax Education Counsel (CTEC)/Tax Preparer
  • Small Business Incorporation Specialist
  • ​Previous Accounting Professor (30 years) at National University, San Diego
  • ​MBA in Finance, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1976
  • BS in Accounting, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1973