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
Steve provides expertise to RBC Wealth Management financial advisors who work with endowments, non-profits and foundations. Steve also assists financial advisors in using internal and external wealth management tools, including sophisticated software programs, to help provide appropriate solutions for clients' needs.
Wealth Planning Consultant
Bruce 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. Bruce's goal is to minimize risk faced by retirees and help with choices affecting them during retirement.
Dan 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. He also works with clients’ attorneys, accountants and other professionals to implement strategies to meet clients’ financial objectives.
Based in Wilmington, Delaware, Cathy is responsible for helping RBC Wealth Management financial advisors promote family legacy planning concepts to clients. She also helps educate clients about the benefits of using wealth management strategies that incorporate trust and philanthropic solutions. Cathy strives to make what is often viewed as a sensitive and difficult topic into a conversation about the role of planning for clients, their families, friends and communities.
Stacia Apostolos, MBA, CPFA™, AIF®
Divisional Retirement Plan Consultant
Stacia assists RBC Wealth Management financial advisors in servicing clients’ retirement plans. She consults on corporate and nonprofit group retirement plans—both ERISA and non-ERISA. She understands the complexities of navigating employer sponsored retirement plans and has a penchant for delivering unique and innovative solutions for achieving desired plan outcomes. Stacia helps provide education on fiduciary best practices, plan design solutions, vendor research and plan benchmarking.
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®).