Howard Schnoll

Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor, Consulting Group

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Howard is a member of the RBC Senior Consulting Group. He has more than 61 years of experience in wealth and estate planning, accounting management consulting, corporate finance and investment banking.

In 1966, he co-founded Nankin, Schnoll and Company, which grew to one of the largest independent public accounting firms in Wisconsin. In 1985, he merged his company with BDO Seidman, which became the ninth largest public accounting firm in the United States. Howard was managing partner of the Milwaukee office of BDO Seidman and a member of the National Board of Directors from 1985 to 1990.

In 1993, he co-founded GS2 Securities, Inc., a consulting firm where he focused on investment consulting and investment banking to mid-sized businesses and small public companies. GS2 Securities, Inc. became a wholly owned subsidiary of B.C. Ziegler and Company in July 1997. Howard consults with high-net-worth individuals, institutions, endowments and retirement plans. In July 2006, he left B.C. Ziegler and Company and joined RBC Wealth Management.

Howard is active in community affairs. He is past chairman of the board of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. – World’s Largest Music Festival and presently is secretary of the board. Howard is a member of the Greater Milwaukee Committee and Secure Futures Advisory Board, which teaches financial literacy to high school students.

Howard is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a major in accounting. He is a member of Investment Management Consultants Association.

Ray Krieg, CFA

Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor, Senior Consulting Group


Ray has more than 30 years of managerial and investment experience. He began his investment career in 1984 after six years with a Fortune 500 company. His investment industry focus has been in investment consulting.

Prior to his association with RBC Wealth Management, Ray was employed by a firm specializing in consulting on managed assets. His duties included research and evaluation of investment advisory firms, conducting seminars and providing consulting services to individuals and institutional accounts.

In 1993, Ray became president of GS2 Securities, Inc., a firm specializing in investment consulting to high-net-worth individuals, institutions, endowment and retirement plans. In 1997, The Ziegler Companies, Inc., purchased the firm, and Ray guided its integration into Ziegler’s principal subsidiary, B.C. Ziegler and Company. In July 2006, he joined the Schilffarth-Schnoll Group of RBC Wealth Management.

Ray’s approach to investing begins with the belief that no one investment strategy is for every investor or situation. Therefore, it is mandatory that each investor’s unique set of circumstances, needs and goals be identified and evaluated. Identifying the purpose of the funds, investment time horizon, risk tolerance, return expectations and income requirements are a few of the considerations factored into the development of a customized investment solution.

He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a Master of Management degree in finance from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He is an active member of the Milwaukee Investment Analyst Society, Inc., past membership chairman of the Milwaukee Chapter, and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Rachel Panasuk

Vice President - Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager - Portfolio Focus

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Rachel began her career in the financial services industry as a client associate and senior financial associate, assisting clients in a number of capacities. Since 2002, her focus has been on customized portfolio construction, investment management and building client relationships. As a financial advisor, Rachel works closely with families and individuals to establish plans that can be started today to help meet future goals. She works to identify and understand each client’s unique needs and financial objectives. Rachel has built her career by building trust with the clients she serves, and she extends that trust to the next generation by involving the family in the process.

Rachel graduated magna cum laude from Concordia University with a bachelor’s degree in business management. As a lifelong resident of Milwaukee, along with her husband, Scott, Rachel believes in her community and strives to find ways to make a meaningful impact. Recently, Rachel has become a member of Secure Futures, serving on the fund development committee and teaching financial literacy to local high school students.

Julie Andreoli

Senior Registered Client Associate


Julie works to ensure that clients receive superior customer service and have a positive experience. Julie has passed the Series 7 and 66 exams and has provided clients with an exceptional level of service for 20 years. She is the proud recipient of RBC’s Annual Award of Excellence in 2016 and 2018.

Julie was born and raised in Milwaukee and lives just outside the city with her husband, Al, and daughter, Georgia.

Bette Grebe

Senior Client Associate


Betty plays an important role in how our team provides excellent service to you. She has been in the financial services industry for more than 35 years and has held various positions ranging from operations, supporting investment managers to an associate with client interaction. Betty appreciates building personal relationships and trust with each client. In her free time, she enjoys gardening and, along with her husband, Gary, loves to travel and try new restaurants.

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