Lawrence Andrews, AWM, CFP®

Senior Vice President - Branch Director, Senior Portfolio Manager - Portfolio Focus

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Larry is the branch director of RBC Wealth Management's La Jolla office and has been in the financial services industry more than 30 years. He is a senior portfolio manager and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification, as well as the Accredited Wealth Manager designation. Larry holds his Series 7, 9, 10, 31, 63 and 65 licenses.

Prior to assuming his role with RBC Wealth Management in 2005, Larry was a branch director and first vice president with Merrill Lynch, where he worked for 22 years. At RBC, Larry has been recognized as a President’s Council member, which annually identifies the top financial advisors at RBC. 

Larry utilizes his extensive market knowledge and experience to direct portfolio asset allocation, security selection and wealth management solutions for high net worth families and individuals. He has a degree in business/finance from Oregon State University and a degree in financial planning from San Diego State University. 

Larry is a native of La Jolla and enjoys spending time with his wife, children, and Labradors. He is an avid sportsman and involved in the conservation and protection of California’s waterfowl.

Lawrence Andrews III, CRPC®

Senior Financial Associate

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Larry III attended Santa Clara University where he received a degree in economics and entrepreneurship while playing Division 1 water polo. He joined the team in 2016 and carries his Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®) Designation and has passed the Series 7 and 66 exams.

Outside of the office Larry III is an active Big and board member of the Young Professionals Committee (YPC) with Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego, an avid surfer, golfer, and outdoorsman.

Renee Halsch

Senior Registered Client Associate


Renee brings over 20 years’ experience in the financial service industry, working with high net worth clients, to the Andrews Group. She has extensive experience in financial planning and has passed her Series 7, 24, and 66 exams and holds a Long Term Care planning certification. 

She is a proud graduate of Colorado State University. Her tenure in Denver included serving on a large non-profit board for the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, where she was elected Treasurer and awarded volunteer of the year. She comes from a large family, including an identical twin sister who lives here in San Diego. She has two sons, three grandchildren and can be found frequently mountain biking in her free time.

Anna Van Til

Branch Service Manager-Senior Registered Client, Associate


Anna has a dual role as a senior registered client associate for our team and the branch service manager for the office. Anna has been in the financial industry for more than 20 years and has passed the Series 7, 9, 10, 63, and 66 exams and specializes in operations and compliance.


One of her great passions is helping others, whether she is out volunteering in the community or at work.  Anna is a San Diego native with a strong family history. Her great grandfather, Robert Decatur Israel, was one of the original lighthouse keepers in Point Loma for 18 years.


Anna graduated from San Diego High and has a Bachelor of Science degree in public administration from San Diego State University. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, friends, and dogs.