Brian Balfe

Vice-President, Portfolio Manager & Investment Advisor

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Brian Balfe graduated from Royal Roads University in Victoria  BC with a Bachelor of Commerce  degree. Brian's credentials allow him to provide discretionary money management services.  Brian is dedicated to helping his clients achieve their financial goals through a comprehensive wealth management process. In recognitions of his achievements, he has been named a member of the firm's Executive  Council, which is reserved for leading advisors.          

Don Somers

Investment Advisor

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Don Somers is educated in Business Administration and Civil Technology, with a broad experience in wealth management, Don's ability to connect with clients and establish a trusting relationship has brought comfort and success to his clients and their families.


Karen Ray, Associate Advisor, has 18 years of Financial Industry experience. She has spent 14 years in Brokerage Services where she has worked closely with clients and their portfolios. Karen is a fully licensed associate and is also the team's marketing strategist and technical assistan

Pam Keller

250-334-5608 | Email me

Pam Keller, Associate, has worked for RBC DS for 18 years and the financial industry for over 30 years. As a fully licenced associate,  Pam is an integral part of the team, and is second to none in client service.

Pat Gerlach

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Patricia Gerlach, Assistant, oversees the Powell River office and team administration. She brings with her over 35 years of Financial Services experience and is an important liaison for clients.