Get to Know the Burlington Branch

Allison Merrow, CFP

Vice-President & Branch Manager

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Allison brings over 25 years of financial services experience to her role as Branch Manager of the Burlington and Milton offices of RBC Dominion Securities. She joined the firm in 2010 at the Oakville branch, and was appointed to Burlington in 2011.

Over the course of her career, she has held management positions in the retail branch network and in human resources. Her advisory experience includes seven years managing a successful advisory practice and, prior to this, worked at a boutique consulting firm specializing in coaching top financial advisors on how to improve their businesses. Today Allison uses this experience to partner with and support Investment Advisors as they grow their practices.

Allison lives in Burlington with her husband and dog Maya. She and her husband have traveled extensively, and are always looking for their next adventure

Allyson Angus

Assistant Branch Manager & Wealth Advisor

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As a Wealth Advisor & Financial Planner, Allyson takes great pride in making a positive impact for her clients and their families, providing them the peace of mind and confidence that they will reach their financial goals.

Allyson attended Sir Wilfrid Laurier University where she achieved her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Upon graduation in 2002 she started her career in banking, helping her clients reach their financial goals by delivering personalized, goals based advice.

In December 2006 Allyson decided to put her banking career on hold and follow her entrepreneurial aspirations. Alongside her partner, she founded Progressive Core Health & Fitness Corp, a fitness management company. Today, Allyson serves in an advisory role to the company she founded over a decade ago.

In 2010, Allyson returned to her first passion of Financial Planning & Investment Advising. Joining RBC Dominion Securities has allowed Allyson to thrive in an environment where she can marry her passion for Wealth Management along with being an entrepreneur.

A firm believer in education, Allyson has achieved the Professional Financial Planners (PFP®) designation, Certificate in Advanced Investment Strategies & Certificate in Retirement Strategy through the Canadian Securities Institute.

Allyson lives in Burlington with her husband Jeff, their two young children, Corrigan & Bronson and four legged family members, Kosmo & Konan. When not buzzing around Burlington to various activities, this family enjoys fitness, hiking and cooking as well as relaxing at the family cottage on Kennisis Lake.

Carolyn Stewart

Branch Administrator

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With over 20 years of experience as a Branch Administrator for DS, Carolyn Stewart brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role, and to her branch.

She utilizes her many skills and strengths, liaising between all levels of outside support and the branch to create efficiencies for clients and advisors alike.

Carolyn’s ambition and high energy are a driving force behind many of the staff appreciation events and community projects. She creates a warm and positive work atmosphere every day.

In her spare time, Carolyn loves to travel to tropical destinations, enjoys playing co-ed baseball, and when not gardening, she can be found hiking and exploring the great outdoors with her two dogs, Troy and Wilfrid.