Client Strategies Team
The Client Strategies Team is a resource to help support you in your wealth planning goals, developing a strong understanding of your personal financial objectives, gathering valuable information and addressing complex financial and wealth strategies issues. Explore the bios below to learn more about the team.
Wealth Management Consultant
Mike provides expertise to RBC Wealth Management financial advisors who work with endowments, non-profits and foundations. Mike also assists financial advisors in using internal and external wealth management tools, including sophisticated software programs, to help provide appropriate solutions for clients' needs.
Liz works with RBC Wealth Management financial advisors to develop appropriate wealth management solutions for clients in the areas of estate planning, retirement planning, stock option planning, charitable giving, education funding and wealth transfer. She also works with clients’ attorneys, accountants and other professionals to implement strategies to meet clients’ financial objectives.
Steven specializes in advising financial advisors and their clients on the uses of insurance solutions in the areas wealth protection and wealth transfer. Steven works with RBC Wealth Management financial advisors to develop strategies and solutions for tax-efficient wealth protection and transfer objectives. He also reviews and evaluates client’s existing insurance solutions to determine appropriateness considering changes a client has realized or contemplating in their financial life cycle.
Wealth Planning Consultant
David helps RBC Wealth Management financial advisors address retirement planning needs for high-net-worth clients. He also provides comprehensive education, guidance and support to financial advisors and clients facing issues that may not have affected them while growing their assets. David's goal is to minimize risk faced by retirees and help with choices affecting them during retirement.
Divisional Annuity Consultant
Kara enjoys working with clients by providing retirement solutions product and technical expertise, education and guidance surrounding annuity features, suitability, and pricing. Kara has been in the financial services industry since 2007 and joined RBC Wealth Management in 2017. She covers the East Division as the Divisional Annuity Consultant and currently holds her Series 6 and 63, MN Life & Health, and the Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®).
Tom specializes in collaborating with RBC Wealth Management financial advisors to deliver trust solutions to high-net-worth individuals and families as part of a holistic wealth management planning solution. His overall goal is to enhance and support client-advisor relationships as well as to identify trust solutions that both optimize opportunities and mitigate risks.