Certified Financial Planner and President of Teine Financial


  • 100 Victoria Street
  • Milton, Ontario, L9T 1S7
  • 101A-3425 Harvester Road
  • Burlington ON L7N 3N1


  • 289-337-4544


  • 289-337-9099


  • Toronto, Ontario


  • Streetsville Secondary School 1971
  • University of Western Ontario 1975
  • Honours Bachelor of Arts


  • Conduct and Practices Handbook Course 2013
  • Investment Advisors Training Program 2014
  • Wealth Management Essentials 2016
  • Chartered Life Underwriter 1989
  • Chartered Financial Consultant 1995
  • Certified Financial Planner 1997
  • Canadian Securities Course 2012


  • Certified Financial Planner, licensed by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario, and President of Teine Financial

Military Service:

  • Joined 48th Highlanders of Canada 1976
  • Transferred to Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada 1977
  • Retired April 1993 with the rank of Major


  • Canadian Forces Decoration


  • Million Dollar Round Table; Life and Qualifying Member  – 29 Years
  • MDRT Court of the Table 2011, 2012, 2018 and 2021
  • MDRT Top of the Table 2012
  • National Quality Award; 8 times
  • Milton Heritage Award 1996

Clubs and Hobbies:

  • Retired Director; Hope Place Centres
  • Past President, Milton Choristers
  • Past President; Milton Community Homes Inc.
  • Past President; Rotary Club of Milton
  • Past President; Arts Milton
  • Past President; Outdoors Club
  • Elder; Knox Presbyterian Church, Milton
  • 1999 Chairman; Milton Rotary Celebration of the Arts
  • Member; Royal Canadian Military Institute
  • Member; Royal Canadian Legion, Fort York Branch
  • Member; Advocis
  • Charter Member; CLU / CH.F.C. Association, Peel / Halton Chapter
  • Member; Men 2 Boys
  • Member; Opimian Society of Canada
  • Volunteer; The United Way of Milton Corporate Campaign
  • Former Moderator; Life Underwriters Training Course


A Chartered Financial Consultant (CH.F.C.) is a financial advisor with advanced knowledge in wealth accumulation and retirement planning. An advisor with a CH.F.C. is an expert in retirement planning and capital accumulation strategies.


The Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) is a professional financial advisor specializing in developing effective solutions for individuals, business owners and professionals in the areas of income replacement, risk management, estate planning, and wealth transfer. For more than 80 years, the CLU designation has been widely recognized as a mark of excellence in the industry.


The Certified Financial Planner (CFP™) designation is an internationally recognized standard for financial planning. It is granted by the Financial Planners Standards Council (FPSC). Advocis is one of the FPSC’s founding member organizations offering courses leading to the CFP designation. An advisor with a CFP may help you with personal financial planning and offer advice on investment products and strategies.


(Canadian Forces Decoration)


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Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSA)

Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA) Scenarios

Registered Education Savings Plans (RESP)

Registered Retirement Saving Plans (RRSP)