Meet Our Team

Michael Sondheim
President at Pacific Group Advisor

Michael Sondheim is President at Pacific Group Advisors. He has experience in the insurance and annuity industry since 1987 and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Washington State University.

Mike and Kathy have lived in the Northwest their entire lives. They lived in Sammamish, Washington, for 21 years and raised their son and daughter and there before moving to Kirkland in early 2013. Active in the community and avid supporters of the Special Olympics, Mike and Kathy also enjoy biking, skiing, competitive softball and traveling. The expertise and knowledge Michael provides has benefited and helped thousands of families protect their assets, preserve their wealth, and fulfill their retirement dreams and goals.

Michael is an IRA distribution expert and has an extensive experience in long term care planning. He knows how to create and preserve financial peace of mind. Michael and his team of professionals have weathered years of market risk, tax and estate law changes.

Eli Mizrahi
Investment Advisor / Vice President at Pacific Group Advisors

Eli Mizrahi is the Registered Investment Advisor and Vice President at Pacific Group Advisors. He uses common sense and problem solving rather than product selling and has been in the insurance and annuity industry since 1983.

Eli was born and raised in Israel, where after his mandatory service in the Israeli Defense Forces, he met his wife, Madeleine, who is from Bellevue, Washington. Madeleine and Eli have made their home in Washington state since 1981. They have two adult children. Eli and Madeleine support cancer research, enjoy traveling, the movies, dining, hiking, biking, reading, and spending time with their family and friends. Eli earned a black belt in Shudokan Karate as well as a second-degree black belt in Combat Hapkido.

Eli works with retirees and people near retirement to meet their goals — creating financial peace of mind while reducing tax liability when possible.