Financial advisor Lance Pelky, founder of Lance Pelky and Associates Inc., in San Diego, has joined LPL Financial’s broker-dealer, corporate registered investment advisor and custodial platforms, the companies announced today in a news release.

Pelky was formerly with Voya Financial Advisors, where he managed about $115 million in brokerage and advisory assets.

Pelky launched his independent financial advice practice in 1995. He specializes in retirement planning and distribution. 

LPL Financial, headquartered in Fort Mill, S.C., San Diego and Boston, is the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer.