We're an independent fiduciary Registered Investment Advisor based in Gig Harbor, Washington. Whether you are a retirement plan sponsor or employee, or an individual or household, we want to share our expertise, strengths and skills to help you realize your life plan and retirement vision—whatever they may be. Bottom line, we believe that whatever is good for you is good for us.

"We just like people, and people seem to like us. If something matters to a client, then it matters to us. That builds strong, long-term relationships."

/ the way our whole team sees it  /

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larry sabin, FOUNDER & client advisor

Larry has been a securities broker and Registered Investment Adviser since 1982, after earning a business degree with an emphasis in finance from BYU. Before becoming a Registered Investment Adviser in 2000, he was a Registered Principal, Registered Options Principal and held a professional financial planning designation and insurance license.

A native of Washington State, Larry and his wife live in Gig Harbor. They have five children and are grandparents of a very cute granddaughter. In his spare time, Larry has climbed Mt. Rainier twice and has run 14 marathons—including three Boston Marathons.


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scott smith, president & client advisor

Scott has over 25 years experience in the financial services industry. He has advised high net worth individuals, trusts and family office clients at Fidelity Investments and Key Private Bank. During his tenure at Fidelity Investments, Scott was responsible for Fidelity’s wealthiest clients in the San Francisco Bay Area representing assets of 4 billion dollars. Scott also has a master’s degree in financial planning.

He lives in Gig Harbor, Washington with his wife and daughter, and enjoys music—performing as a soloist and choral singer, and directing several choral groups.


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allen woodard, vice president & client advisor

Allen has owned two businesses over his award-winning 31-year marketing and investor communications career. He has also served as National Investor Relations Institute/Seattle Chapter president in connection with his work for public companies and financial services clients. Allen is an Investment Adviser Representative and has been a successful investor for over 20 years.

A native Montanan, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Montana in 1979 and enjoys visiting family and friends in the big sky country. Lifelong interests include music, art, cooking, outdoors activities, and learning new things.


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Troy colby, client advisor

Troy is an experienced, long-time business owner. Prior to joining Sabin Investment Management, Inc. he founded several business ventures, including a high-end residential remodeling and commercial construction company. His desire to improve the financial situations of others, together with his interest in investment management and financial planning, led him to pursue his current position. 

Troy is energetic and has a natural ability to make friends everywhere he goes. So naturally he works on the front line of our Sabin Retirement Plan Services new business development team.

Troy lives on Fox Island with his wife and three children and spends his spare time working on projects in his home wood shop.