Meet Our Team


Byron Allen

President / CEO

Byron graduated magna cum laude from Arizona State University’s Honors College with dual Bachelor degrees in Accountancy and Computer Information Science and later returned to ASU to earn his MBA. >> Read More


Jennette Pokorny

Chief Marketing Officer

With 17 years of corporate and real estate management experience, Jennette understands the challenges small investors face with their day-to-day operations, particularly with finding funding in an ever changing... >> Read More


Donald Ayers

Director, Sales & Marketing

I joined American Savings Life in 2012. Currently my principal duties are assisting with the recruitment of independent agents, annuity product development & enhancement and directing our lending... >> Read More


Pat Vasquez

Account Executive

Hi! My name is Pat Vasquez and I’d like to take a moment or two, to share a few things about myself so that you might become better acquainted with me. I’m originally from Wisconsin – home of the... >> Read More


Anthony Turdo

Managing Executive of American Life Financial Corp

Anthony has a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy from ASU and a Master's degree in International Business from EVEX. Prior to working with our company, he was involved in International... >> Read More


Joseph Campbell

Loan Officer

Joseph comes to American Life Financial with 23 years of real estate experience. After graduating from Arizona State University in 1993 with a degree in Business Management, he has... >> Read More


E. Paul Whetten

Loan Originator/Closer

Paul has 10 years of experience in enterprise management and small business accounting and over 13 years of experience in the financial services industry. He graduated... >> Read More


Linda Williams

Administrative Assistant

Linda has been with American Savings Life Insurance since early 2015. She enjoys seeing our beautiful country and had the awesome opportunity for three years to travel throughout the U.S. with a singing group. In her spare time... >> Read More