Victoria Collins, Ph.D.

With a doctorate in cognitive psychology and three decades of experience in wealth management, Victoria Collins brings unique expertise to her coaching clients to address challenges and reach their personal and professional goals. Dr. Collins helped found First Foundation Inc., a comprehensive wealth management and banking firm which today manages more than $4.5 billion and is traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange. Named among the “Nation’s 100 Most Exclusive Wealth Advisors” (Robb Report) and the “250 Best Financial Advisors in the USA” (Worth Magazine), Victoria was also honored with the Orange County Business Journal’s “Outstanding Women in Business Award.” Victoria has authored or co-authored six books on managing wealth, building legacy families and the role of emotions in financial decision making. She has been interviewed on major network radio and TV shows including Good Morning America, Bloomberg; CNBC, MSNBC and CBS’s news affiliates and in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Money, Business Week, Investor’s Business Daily, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times and The Orange County Register. Victoria is a charter member of the Center for Investment and Wealth Management at the University of California Irvine. She served on the board of Orange County's United Way and is a founding member of United Way’s Women’s Philanthropy Fund and a founding member of WISE (Women Investing in Security and Education). She served on the Board of Human Options and is a supporter of the Orange County Community Foundation.
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