Representatives

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Alberta

Larry Hackel

Larry was born and raised in Saskatchewan. He did his college studies in Calgary Alberta at Mount Royal College in Community Recreational Administration. From 1971 – 1989, Larry devoted himself to recreation programs for children and adults with special needs. Among his many positions, he was Director of Camp Easter Seals at Watrous Saskatchewan, Provincial Recreation Director for Saskatchewan Abilities Council and the Special Needs Director for the City of Regina, Parks and Recreation department. He has always contributed as a community volunteer, holding senior positions with the Saskatchewan Mental Health Association, Regina Volunteer Centre and the United Way. Since the arrival of the Toronto Bluejays into major league baseball, Larry continues to be a hard core fan. His finest years as a fan were in 92 and 93 when the Jays won the World Series. Larry shares his love for the Saskatchewan Roughriders with his three sons. He loves to play golf and now fishing. In 1989, Larry joined the sales force with London Life, and subsequently Many Nations Financial Services, where his knowledge, personal dedication and reliability are appreciated by both clients and staff. Larry lives in Regina with his wife, Robin. They have four children, Carrie, Aaron, Jordan, and Alex. Larry and Robin are also proud grandparents. Larry and his wife Robin have a new passion in their lives; they have become RV’ers and have been doing this since 2002. With all the travelling Larry does in a year he and Robin decided that it would be better for Larry to be able to have his home with him when he is up in Northern Alberta servicing his clients. In the summer you can see Larry and Robin and their puppies travelling the interior of B.C., and the Northern States. They have made so many new friends throughout Northern America and eagerly waiting till they are again back on the road to meet new friends and visit with old ones.

larry@manynations.com

Bruce Daniels

Bruce, who was born in Nanaimo, BC, grew up in Humboldt, Saskatchewan where he obtained his elementary and high school education. He obtained his Bachelor of Education at the University of Saskatchewan after which he taught in Melfort, Humboldt, Saskatoon and Calgary. After several years in Real Estate sales and management, Bruce returned to his chosen career in Education obtaining his M.EdAdm. from the University of Victoria and moving into High School Administration. Bruce’s career took him to Kitimat and Terrace in Northern BC then to Alberta where he was Principal of K-12 schools in Irma and Grassland. On a personal note, Bruce has children in Alberta and other close relatives in BC and Saskatchewan. He, who, with his wife, Joan, makes his home in Camrose, Alberta is pleased to be renewing his First Nations’ contacts in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan while representing Many Nations Financial Services.

bruce@manynations.com

Jean Gaudry

Jean was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and currently lives there with his wife Paulette. He has four girls who all live in Winnipeg. He has obtained his Certified General Accountant (C.G.A.) designation as well as his Accredited Public Accountant designation.Jean has twenty-six years experience in banking, credit and finance and over twelve years in the insurance industry. His financial career began with the Caisse Populaires in Manitoba as Operations Manager of the Federation of Caisse Populaires. He then worked as General Manager of a Caisse Populaire.Since January 1994, Jean has been an independent advisor and his extensive training and experience in the insurance and financial industry allow him to offer a wide range of services to his clients. Through Doheny Securities Limited I offer Mutual Funds, RRSP’s, RESP’s, TFSA’s and RRIF’s and Non-Registered Accounts.  I also provide Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Group Benefits, and Segregated Funds.  These Products are offered under my insurance license and not through Doheny Securities Limited.  Jean prides himself on being dedicated to offering quality professional service and financial advice to his clients to enable them to make wise and financially sound decisions. He is pleased to be a part of the Many Nations Financial Services group and to be a catalyst in providing the most culturally appropriate employee benefit solutions for First Nations.

jean@manynations.com

Jessica Li

Senior Financial Advisor

Based out of Mississauga, Jessica is of Metis Cree ancestry and has worked in financial services for 8 years.  In addition to being an advisor Jessica teaches financial literacy workshops within the Indigenous Studies department at McMaster University, Mohawk College and Hamilton Regional Indian Centre. She also volunteers as a big sister for Big Brother Big Sisters of Canada, is the ambassador and sponsorship coordinator for the Indigenous Youth Movement and Access to Sports for Indigenous Females (AS-IF) programs within McMaster University. Jessica also co-founded and is a youth mentor for a non-profit organization called WEE (Women of the Earth Empowerment) and has worked with the National Centre for Collaboration in Indigenous Education (NCCIE) at the First Nations University of Canada.

jessica@manynations.com

Tom Hodgson

Vice-President Business Development

tom@manynations.com

Atlantic Provinces

Owen Dickie

Owen was born and educated in Dalhousie, N. B. He moved to Fredericton in 1993 and it was at that time that he began his career in the financial world. He first became involved with Many Nations in the year 2000. Owen is grateful for the many friends he has made through his work with the First Nation communities in the Atlantic Provinces and has developed a great understanding of their needs. He takes great pride in developing solutions for their financial future. His goal is to help them achieve financial security in all areas such as retirement planning, estate preservation and employee benefits. Owen has three sons, Shane, Matthew and Trevor and a daughter, Tiffany.

owen@manynations.com

British Columbia

Randy Potskin

Randy has been in the Insurance and Investment industry since 1997. He lives with his family in Prince George British Columbia. His main focus is to work with First Nations organizatons to build strong employee benefits, and assist families in planning for a secure financial future. Having three young children he understands the importance of financial planning. Randy is a First Nations person with a goal to bring clarity to the community.Randy can help provide clear solutions to your employees’ group benefits needs and work with you to develop a plan that protects you and your employees. Let’s work together to find a solution.Randy is an avid sports enthusiast with involvement both as a player and a coach. Randy is the president of the Canadian Native Fastball Association (CNFA) and is very involved in his community.

randy@manynations.com

Clary Bevan

Clary Bevan was born and raised in Victoria, B.C. where she began her career in financial services with the Bank of Montreal. She switched careers to be a full-time Mom and then returned to the world of financial services in insurance and mutual funds in 1996. In 1998, Clary began working for Dundee (formerly Cartier Partners) as an advisor where she met Dan Conway and partnered with him in 2006 to assist him with Many Nations clients. Clary completed the Canadian Securities Course in 2008 and began to work exclusively with Many Nations in 2009. Providing service with integrity, compassion, and respect, as well as striving to provide service above expectations are Clary’s priorities. Clary takes great pride and interest in her two children Cole, and Danica. Her other interests include golfing, hiking, travelling, and spending time with family and friends.

clary@manynations.com

Dan Conway

Dan was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and graduated from the University of Regina with a Bachelor of Arts (great distinction) in 1978.
His early career was spent first as a Manager with John Howard Society and then as an Investigator with the Saskatchwan Human Rights Commission.
In 1992 Dan moved to Victoria and completed the securities course (honours) and wrote the Handbook (Practices Manual as of 1993).
Dan has been employed with Many Nations Financial Services Ltd. as a Service Representative since March, 2002 and has worked with Cartier Partners (formerly Great Pacific Management) as a Financial Planner since 1993. Dan’s knowledge and dedication has been a success with his clients and staff.

danc@manynations.com

Bruce Daniels

Bruce, who was born in Nanaimo, BC, grew up in Humboldt, Saskatchewan where he obtained his elementary and high school education. He obtained his Bachelor of Education at the University of Saskatchewan after which he taught in Melfort, Humboldt, Saskatoon and Calgary. After several years in Real Estate sales and management, Bruce returned to his chosen career in Education obtaining his M.EdAdm. from the University of Victoria and moving into High School Administration. Bruce’s career took him to Kitimat and Terrace in Northern BC then to Alberta where he was Principal of K-12 schools in Irma and Grassland. On a personal note, Bruce has children in Alberta and other close relatives in BC and Saskatchewan. He, who, with his wife, Joan, makes his home in Camrose, Alberta is pleased to be renewing his First Nations’ contacts in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan while representing Many Nations Financial Services.

bruce@manynations.com

Brian Michnik

Brian was born in Vancouver B.C. and returned with his family to the Battlefords’ area of Saskatchewan when he was seven years old. Brian received all his education in Saskatchewan and went on to become an Asst. Engineer with the Dept. of Highways working there for twelve years. Brian then decided to go into business on his own. He built and operated “Battleford Husky Food Store & Car Wash” in 1985 and as he says ” I received an offer I couldn’t refuse”, and he sold it in 2001. Brian and his wife Jennifer then moved to Victoria B.C. where his wife owns and operates two Daniadown bedding stores. Brian went on to get his LLQP Level 2 Insurance license in B.C. and joined Many Nations Financial in 2004. Brian has two children, Sarah who just got her Fine Arts Degree in Musical Theatre from London England and Joshua, who is a visual effects artist working for a company in Vancouver. Brian has played and coached various sports including hockey, baseball and football all of his life and enjoyed it greatly. But now he is definitely hooked on golf.

brianm@manynations.com

Jean Gaudry

Jean was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and currently lives there with his wife Paulette. He has four girls who all live in Winnipeg. He has obtained his Certified General Accountant (C.G.A.) designation as well as his Accredited Public Accountant designation.Jean has twenty-six years experience in banking, credit and finance and over twelve years in the insurance industry. His financial career began with the Caisse Populaires in Manitoba as Operations Manager of the Federation of Caisse Populaires. He then worked as General Manager of a Caisse Populaire.Since January 1994, Jean has been an independent advisor and his extensive training and experience in the insurance and financial industry allow him to offer a wide range of services to his clients. Through Doheny Securities Limited I offer Mutual Funds, RRSP’s, RESP’s, TFSA’s and RRIF’s and Non-Registered Accounts.  I also provide Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Group Benefits, and Segregated Funds.  These Products are offered under my insurance license and not through Doheny Securities Limited.  Jean prides himself on being dedicated to offering quality professional service and financial advice to his clients to enable them to make wise and financially sound decisions. He is pleased to be a part of the Many Nations Financial Services group and to be a catalyst in providing the most culturally appropriate employee benefit solutions for First Nations.

jean@manynations.com

Manitoba

Jean Gaudry

Jean was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and currently lives there with his wife Paulette. He has four girls who all live in Winnipeg. He has obtained his Certified General Accountant (C.G.A.) designation as well as his Accredited Public Accountant designation.Jean has twenty-six years experience in banking, credit and finance and over twelve years in the insurance industry. His financial career began with the Caisse Populaires in Manitoba as Operations Manager of the Federation of Caisse Populaires. He then worked as General Manager of a Caisse Populaire.Since January 1994, Jean has been an independent advisor and his extensive training and experience in the insurance and financial industry allow him to offer a wide range of services to his clients. Through Doheny Securities Limited I offer Mutual Funds, RRSP’s, RESP’s, TFSA’s and RRIF’s and Non-Registered Accounts.  I also provide Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Group Benefits, and Segregated Funds.  These Products are offered under my insurance license and not through Doheny Securities Limited.  Jean prides himself on being dedicated to offering quality professional service and financial advice to his clients to enable them to make wise and financially sound decisions. He is pleased to be a part of the Many Nations Financial Services group and to be a catalyst in providing the most culturally appropriate employee benefit solutions for First Nations.

jean@manynations.com

Carole Urias

Certified Financial Planner

For those business owners and self-employed who require assistance with financial and retirement planning Carole Urias brings a wealth of experience. For the past 28 years, she has provided assistance and support to advisors and clients in Winnipeg and greater Manitoba and all the prairie provinces.

Carole is fully life and investment fund licensed. She is registered for the sale of mutual funds with PEAK Investment Services Inc.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Manitoba, a Certificate in Accounting from Red River Community College, a Certified Financial Planner and a Board Member and volunteer for a number of organizations including the Seven Oaks General Hospital, the Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg, the Insurance Council of Manitoba, the Young Eagles, a volunteer for the Financial Standards Planning Council, MB W.I.S.E. and Citizens on Patrol Program to name a few.

She continues to expand her knowledge and experience to further assist her clients with resolving financial, insurance and estate planning concerns.

For more information or to arrange a preliminary meeting to assess your needs, contact Carole at info@curias.ca.

carole@manynations.com

Tom Hodgson

Vice-President Business Development

tom@manynations.com

Saskatchewan

Dwayne Fedoriuk – CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., CHS

Dwayne Fedoriuk has provided financial planning, investment counselling and employee benefit consulting to his clients since 1989. With his meticulous and personable approach, Dwayne assists people in realizing financial security and peace of mind. Through intuition and understanding, Dwayne is able to instinctively recognize barriers that can be converted to opportunities which embrace each individual's definition of success.  Dwayne’s reputation of professional excellence in guiding families, individuals and businesses toward financial security is well deserved.

Dwayne strongly believes in the old saying that knowledge is power. He believes that clients are directly rewarded as a result of working with a knowledgeable Financial Advisor. Dwayne continues to update his knowledge by participating  in industry related studies and information correlation. These efforts have provided Dwayne with an extensive knowledge base within the financial world that continues to expand. The industry itself has accredited him with numerous professional financial designations in recognition of his commitment.

Dwayne is a member of Advocis – The Financial Advisors Association of Canada and is a licensed Certified Financial Planner with the Financial Planners Standards Council. Both organizations are dedicated to ensuring Canadians' financial planning needs are well served by developing, promoting and enforcing professional standards of financial planning.

Dwayne and Bev were married in 1989 and they have three children – Erin, Logan and Alison. He enjoys spending time in the outdoors and riding his Harley and travelling.

dwayne@manynations.com

Tammi Driedger

Independent Life Advisor

Tammi was born and raised in Saskatoon, SK, and is proudly of Metis Cree Ancestry.

Life licensed in both Saskatchewan and Alberta, Tammi has been in the insurance and financial industry since 2009 and has a strong understanding and respect for Indigenous people.

Building and maintaining trusting relationships is the foundation of Tammi’s life and work philosophy.  Tammi is passionate about providing top notch service to all her clients while honoring Indigenous culture.

In addition to group benefits and pensions Tammi is an Independent Life Advisor who also provides individual insurance, savings and retirement solutions.  Tammi is a proud member of Advocis, The Financial Advisor’s Association of Canada, since 2009 and is committed to continuing education and personal development.

Aside from her professional life, Tammi is committed to volunteering time to a variety of community organizations. She has been married to her husband Kelly since 1995, and together they have raised three wonderful children Jayden, Keira and Kyler. Tammi is passionate, creative and has a desire to travel the world.

Tammi@manynations.com

Larry Hackel

Larry was born and raised in Saskatchewan. He did his college studies in Calgary Alberta at Mount Royal College in Community Recreational Administration. From 1971 – 1989, Larry devoted himself to recreation programs for children and adults with special needs. Among his many positions, he was Director of Camp Easter Seals at Watrous Saskatchewan, Provincial Recreation Director for Saskatchewan Abilities Council and the Special Needs Director for the City of Regina, Parks and Recreation department. He has always contributed as a community volunteer, holding senior positions with the Saskatchewan Mental Health Association, Regina Volunteer Centre and the United Way. Since the arrival of the Toronto Bluejays into major league baseball, Larry continues to be a hard core fan. His finest years as a fan were in 92 and 93 when the Jays won the World Series. Larry shares his love for the Saskatchewan Roughriders with his three sons. He loves to play golf and now fishing. In 1989, Larry joined the sales force with London Life, and subsequently Many Nations Financial Services, where his knowledge, personal dedication and reliability are appreciated by both clients and staff. Larry lives in Regina with his wife, Robin. They have four children, Carrie, Aaron, Jordan, and Alex. Larry and Robin are also proud grandparents. Larry and his wife Robin have a new passion in their lives; they have become RV’ers and have been doing this since 2002. With all the travelling Larry does in a year he and Robin decided that it would be better for Larry to be able to have his home with him when he is up in Northern Alberta servicing his clients. In the summer you can see Larry and Robin and their puppies travelling the interior of B.C., and the Northern States. They have made so many new friends throughout Northern America and eagerly waiting till they are again back on the road to meet new friends and visit with old ones.

larry@manynations.com

Carole Urias

Certified Financial Planner

For those business owners and self-employed who require assistance with financial and retirement planning Carole Urias brings a wealth of experience. For the past 28 years, she has provided assistance and support to advisors and clients in Winnipeg and greater Manitoba and all the prairie provinces.

Carole is fully life and investment fund licensed. She is registered for the sale of mutual funds with PEAK Investment Services Inc.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Manitoba, a Certificate in Accounting from Red River Community College, a Certified Financial Planner and a Board Member and volunteer for a number of organizations including the Seven Oaks General Hospital, the Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg, the Insurance Council of Manitoba, the Young Eagles, a volunteer for the Financial Standards Planning Council, MB W.I.S.E. and Citizens on Patrol Program to name a few.

She continues to expand her knowledge and experience to further assist her clients with resolving financial, insurance and estate planning concerns.

For more information or to arrange a preliminary meeting to assess your needs, contact Carole at info@curias.ca.

carole@manynations.com

Tom Hodgson

Vice-President Business Development

tom@manynations.com

Northern Canada

Please Contact Many Nations Financial Services Ltd. for a Representative in this area.

Ontario

Jean Gaudry

Jean was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and currently lives there with his wife Paulette. He has four girls who all live in Winnipeg. He has obtained his Certified General Accountant (C.G.A.) designation as well as his Accredited Public Accountant designation.Jean has twenty-six years experience in banking, credit and finance and over twelve years in the insurance industry. His financial career began with the Caisse Populaires in Manitoba as Operations Manager of the Federation of Caisse Populaires. He then worked as General Manager of a Caisse Populaire.Since January 1994, Jean has been an independent advisor and his extensive training and experience in the insurance and financial industry allow him to offer a wide range of services to his clients. Through Doheny Securities Limited I offer Mutual Funds, RRSP’s, RESP’s, TFSA’s and RRIF’s and Non-Registered Accounts.  I also provide Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Group Benefits, and Segregated Funds.  These Products are offered under my insurance license and not through Doheny Securities Limited.  Jean prides himself on being dedicated to offering quality professional service and financial advice to his clients to enable them to make wise and financially sound decisions. He is pleased to be a part of the Many Nations Financial Services group and to be a catalyst in providing the most culturally appropriate employee benefit solutions for First Nations.

jean@manynations.com

Jessica Li

Senior Financial Advisor

Based out of Mississauga, Jessica is of Metis Cree ancestry and has worked in financial services for 8 years.  In addition to being an advisor Jessica teaches financial literacy workshops within the Indigenous Studies department at McMaster University, Mohawk College and Hamilton Regional Indian Centre. She also volunteers as a big sister for Big Brother Big Sisters of Canada, is the ambassador and sponsorship coordinator for the Indigenous Youth Movement and Access to Sports for Indigenous Females (AS-IF) programs within McMaster University. Jessica also co-founded and is a youth mentor for a non-profit organization called WEE (Women of the Earth Empowerment) and has worked with the National Centre for Collaboration in Indigenous Education (NCCIE) at the First Nations University of Canada.

jessica@manynations.com

Tom Hodgson

Vice-President Business Development

tom@manynations.com

Quebec

Please Contact Many Nations Financial Services Ltd. for a Representative in this area.