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YOUR TEAM



Meet Your Trusted TEAM

Guiding you every step of the way

Our team of highly experienced advisors and support staff have over 60 years combined experience in investment management. The professional designations and credentials which we have earned allow us to share with our clients the latest and most forward thinking strategies in financial planning, wealth management, and tax minimization.

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Paul L. Moffat, MBA, AIF®

President & Wealth Manager

Paul L. Moffat, MBA, AIF®

President & Wealth Manager


Paul is the CEO and Founder of Arista Wealth Management.  He provides consulting services to public and private institutions as well as high-net-worth families. Paul is proud to have received the 2019 and 2017 Five Star Wealth Manager Award. In 2017, Arista Wealth Management was named a Financial Times Top 300 Ranked Advisory Firm in the United States and manages nearly $500 million in assets. 

Paul has 22 years of experience in investment consulting.  He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Managerial Finance from the University of Nevada Las Vegas and his MBA from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA. Paul is a Registered Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®) through Fi360 and is a candidate for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) certification.

Paul has served the Las Vegas and National communities for many years as the Vice President of Finance & Endowment for the local Boy Scouts of America council. He serves as the National Religious Relations Chairman overseeing 600,000 youth in the United States for the Boy Scouts of America. He also serves as a Foundation Trustee for the College of Southern Nevada. Paul and his wife, Kathryn, have been married for more than 28 years and have three sons, Tyler, Jacob, and Andrew, and their first grandson Bradley.

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Ryan Ricedorff, CFP®

Vice President & Senior Financial Planner

Ryan Ricedorff, CFP®

Senior Financial Planner


A Wealth Advisor with over a decade of experience in the financial planning and investment advisory industry. Ryan graduated from Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor's degree in accounting. He completed his Financial Planning Certificate, also from Widener University, and has passed the board examination earning the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) designation. Ryan has also completed the FINRA Series 7, 66, & 65 licenses, along with his AZ State Insurance license.

Prior to joining Arista Wealth Management in February 2014, Ryan was an investment manager and financial planner with The Vanguard Group, where he managed over $70 million in total assets for a wide range of high net worth individuals and families.

Outside the office, Ryan is actively involved in youth activities in his community. Currently, he serves as a Boy Scout Leader and coaches local youth sports programs and high school football. Ryan enjoys various outdoor activities, including running, triathlons, skiing, hiking and spending time with his with his wife and their three children.

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Tyler Hunt, CFP®, AIF®

Vice President & Senior Financial Planner

Tyler Hunt, CFP®, AIF®

Vice President & Senior Financial Planner


Tyler is a high performing Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) at Arista Wealth Management. He is also a Registered Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®). To receive authorization to use these designations, the candidate must meet education, examination, experience, and ethics requirements. Tyler manages client accounts and company sponsored 401(k) plans and has a passion for helping clients achieve their dreams.

 He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT. He formerly worked as a Financial Analyst for Adobe and has worked for several companies in the financial services industry during his undergraduate studies.

Tyler was born and raised in Las Vegas and enjoys volunteering in the community.   Tyler and his wife, Kim, have one son and enjoy being in the outdoors, fishing, hiking, and playing with their dog.

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Shaquel Williamson

Director of Operations and Compliance

Shaquel Williamson

Director of Operations and Compliance


Shaquel Williamson is the Director of Operations and Compliance for Arista Wealth Management. She is passionate about delivering an outstanding experience to all clients by ensuring efficient operations and maintaining good standing with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s regulations. 


 Shaquel worked for Goldman Sachs & Co LLC as a Senior Financial Analyst for prior to joining Arista Wealth Management. Shaquel received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Southern Utah University. 


 She was born and raised in Utah, lived in New Zealand after completing her degree, and  recently relocated to Las Vegas with her husband, Burke, as he is pursuing his law degree at William S. Boyd School of Law. In her free time, Shaquel enjoys snow skiing, boating, baking, and being active in the outdoors.  

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Lisa Bacon

Senior Client Service Manager

Lisa Bacon

Senior Client Service Manager


Lisa’s passion is ensuring that each client and their family’s needs are met by going above and beyond to deliver results and exceptional customer service with every client interaction.  While Lisa’s roles are many, her primary focus is on simplifying the lives of those we work with so they can enjoy the wealth they have created. This includes correspondence with our client’s other professionals, account maintenance, and processing wires. 

Lisa has 28 years of experience in the financial services industry. She began her career at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in Los Angeles and has successfully supervised many teams and individuals over the course of her career.

Lisa was born and raised in Bronx, New York. For the last 14 years she has enjoyed living in Las Vegas with her three daughters. Lisa graduated from Iona College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Studies and a minor in Spanish. She loves to ski, go to the beach, and enjoys all things Disney.

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Zachary Taylor

Financial Planner

Zachary Taylor

FINANCIAL PLANNer


Zachary T. Taylor is a driven financial planner pursuing a Bachelor’s in Financial Economics and Minor in Accounting at Brigham Young University-Idaho. Plans to graduate in the Spring 2021. He currently collaborates with a team of financial planners and advisors at Arista Wealth Management. 

Outside the office he collaborates with a team of financial planners as part of the BYU-Idaho Wealth Management Society. Serving as a Senior Planner, Zachary leads a training program covering many aspects of financial planning including; fundamentals of financial analysis, risk tolerance, estate planning, investment strategies, and client portfolio management.

Zachary holds his Series 65, Uniform Investment Advisors License. Currently pursuing his Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). He is certified and completed courses with industry leading financial software including Bloomberg, Fathom HQ, Orion Advisor Tech, eMoney, Ycharts and Fi360.

 Colleagues would describe him as honest, personable, driven, organized and enthusiastic. During his free time, Zachary enjoys camping with his family, hiking with friends, running half marathons, as well as playing the guitar.

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Bennett Tanner

Financial Planning Analyst

Bennett Tanner

Financial Planning ANALYST

Bennett Tanner is an analyst at Arista Wealth Management. Bennett started in the financial services industry in 2019, while finishing his bachelor’s degree in business administration at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. He is currently studying to earn his series 65 designation. 

Since joining the Arista Wealth Management team, Bennett’s most rewarding job has been helping advisors create financial plans so clients can work towards their financial independence goals. He also enjoys working closely with other members of the team to deliver unparalleled service to clients.

Outside of the office, Bennett keeps busy by playing tennis, reading, and taking his family on trips to Disneyland. One of his goals is to operate an animal sanctuary on his homestead.