About Our Partners

Louis F. Barnett co-founded Harvest Financial and Insurance Services in order to provide a wealth of both financial and operational experience to strengthen and enhance our retirement and estate planning services. Mr. Barnett has over 25 years of experience in the insurance and financial service fields. His licenses include Life, Health and Disability, Fire and Casualty, National Association of Security Dealer Series 6 and 63. He is also an active member of the NAHU (National Association of Health Underwriter), CAHU (California Association of Health Underwriters) and LAAHU (Los Angeles Association of Health Underwriter).

Mr. Barnett was born in Sonora, Mexico and relocated to California with his parents in 1958 when he was seven years old. After graduating from High School he joined the Air Force in 1972 and served for 4 years. In 1979 he began his career with Prudential Insurance Company and completed their intensive two-year training program in Individual Life Insurance, Business Insurance, Health and Disability Insurance, Pension Programs and Retirement Plans for small Business Owners and Professionals. During his second year in the business, he received the coveted Agent of the Year Award from the Life Underwriters.

Mr. Barnett started his multi-line Independent Insurance Agency, Louis Barnett and Associates, in 1982 enabling him to offer a full range of products to his clients. He was appointed Agent of Record for the Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, and from 1982 to 1985 his agency provided services for approximately 3500 of their members. In 1984, Mr. Barnett joined the Pioneer Western Services Corporation and in 1985 received the Leaders Award for the State of California. Mr. Barnett has established himself in the community as a sincere, reliable individual with the ability to make people feel at ease when discussing confidential information related to the needs of an individual, family or business owner. Over the years, the growth and success of his practice are primarily attributed to creating an atmosphere where all people feel welcome and developing a staff of friendly, knowledgeable, and responsible individuals, dedicated to making client needs the number one priority.
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Changsoo Han co-founded Harvest Financial and Insurance Services in early 2004, after spending 23 years with AXA Financial, Inc., one of the world's largest financial services companies. Mr. Han had a highly distinguished career at AXA, most recently as an AXA Premier Advisor and a member of the Quantum Leap Group. He was inducted into the Order of Excalibur in 1985, and the Hall of Fame in 1991. He has been elected to the President's Cabinet ten times, twice to the Legion of Honor, and nine times a Centurion. Mr. Han was twice a recipient of the coveted Bronze Eagle award, as well as twice a Summit award winner.

Mr. Han is dedicated to developing lasting relationships with all his clients. He believes in helping each client become confident in assessing his or her financial goals and participating in the financial management process. One of the benefits of workng with Mr. Han is his ability to provide clear, easily understood explanations of financial products and services. The personal program that Mr. Han can provide is a roadmap to working toward a more secure financial future.

He holds an NASD Series 24 Registered Principal License, a Series 6 and 7 General Securities License as well as an NASD Series 63 and 65 Advisory Services License. Since 1985, Mr. Han has received significant training in the areas of Retirement Planning, Estate Planning and Investment Planning through American College and Equitable University, in addition to participation in various investment forums, conferences and due diligence meetings. He is a graduate of Sogang University and has served a full tour of duty with the Republic of Korea Army.
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Peter C. Han has been in the institutional and retail financial services business for over 8 years. He spent 7 years as an investment banker at Duff & Phelps, LLC, where he worked on equity and debt private placements and mergers and acquisitions for mid-size corporations. He holds an NASD Series 24 Registered Principal License, a Series 7 General Securities License as well as an NASD Series 66 Advisory Services License. Mr. Han is also a graduate of Dartmouth College, where he earned a Bachelors degree in Engineering Sciences, with a French Minor. He also serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Board Member of Destiny Training International, a non-profit training center for Christian Spirituality.
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