Josh Sterling

Josh Sterling, CLU®, CLTC®, CCFS®


Josh Sterling is a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®). The CLU® is the oldest designation in the financial industry and focuses on life insurance, estate, and business owner planning. He is also a Certified Long Term Care Consultant (CLTC®), a Certified College Funding Specialist (ACCFS®), and a partner at Camas Advice. He is the current President of the Redwood Empire Estate Planning Council.

Josh has an in-depth understanding of the practical, legal, and ethical aspects of life insurance and how to provide the best solutions to a modern and diverse clientele facing a range of risks and financial situations.

As a holistic Wealth Advisor, Josh is an expert strategist in solving the myriad of problems businesses, estates, high net worth, and high income earning individuals face. Whether it be life insurance planning, retirement planning, tax reduction strategies, charitable planning, long-term care, estate planning, college funding, or transitioning out of a business Josh can provide honest and straightforward solutions tailored to your circumstances.

Josh regularly does public speaking on advanced life insurance case design and various other business owner and estate planning topics. Josh feels clients are best served by a well-rounded team of advisors and works with some of the best CPAs, Estate Planning Attorneys, and Financial Advisors around the country.

Josh was a collegiate soccer player and coach at Sonoma State University and won a National Championship in 2002. His wife Kristy, is an elementary school teacher and former college soccer athlete as well. Their two boys, Carson and Parker, both follow in their parents’ footsteps playing competitive soccer that includes travel around the western states. The family loves sports, travel, the beach, and spending time in their backyard pool and outdoor kitchen with their two English labs Hula and Maui.


Power of Zero

With everything going on economically and politically, I recently decided to offer anyone interested a complimentary copy of this book called ‘The Power of Zero,’ which shows how to get to the 0% tax bracket and remove the IRS from your retirement income plan.