Toni Sutherland is founder and principal of Alta Investment Group. Toni became an independent registered representative with Emerson Equity LLC after a career with American Express Financial Advisors and Smith Barney, a division of Citigroup. At Smith Barney, Toni was part of a corporate group, which specialized in stock option programs for various corporations such as Microsoft and Home Depot. This allowed Toni to develop relationships with both domestic and international executives. Many of these clients qualified in their diversification of stock options for alternative investments such as venture capital, leasing and real estate. Real estate has become a strong focus in Toni’s business development and she holds a current California Real Estate license to her existing securities licenses 7, 63, 65. She also holds a life agents license CA OB99170.