Meet Your Team

We are fully supported Portfolio Managers and Financial Planners that bring to our clients expertise in Wealth Management, Insurance, Estate Planning, Business Financial Planning and Cash Management.

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Dawn Morewood, CFP®, CIM, MBA

Vice-President & Portfolio Manager

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Dawn is the senior Portfolio Manager in the team with over 30 years of experience in investment, trust and advisory services. Her mission is to combine her expertise with that of your tax and legal counsel in order to provide wealth management plans that are the foundation of a long-term, prosperous relationship. Dawn received her MBA from the Université du  Québec. Dawn is an active member of the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa. Through the youth focused volunteer initiatives of the Kiwanis Club, Dawn believes that ‘One can make a difference' by building a better community one child at a time. She enjoys cycling, long walks, traveling with her husband Arthur, and spoiling their grandchildren. 

Patricia Cullen

Patricia Cullen, CFP®, CIM, FCSI

Portfolio Manager & Wealth Advisor

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Patricia has over 25 years of experience in financial services, joining RBC Dominion Securities in 2011. Over the past two decades, she has specialized in financial planning for business owners, physicians and their families. Her knowledge of corporations brings additional expertise to the wealth management process. Patricia is also a licensed life insurance agent, providing another valuable planning tool. Patricia graduated from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology, and is fully bilingual. She enjoys exercising and traveling with her two children.

Angela Clarkson


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Angela is our investment associate, and is responsible for trade execution and account rebalancing. Her skills are also utilized for more complex administrative issues.  
Angela joined RBC Dominion Securities in 2004 and holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from Carleton University. Born in Prince Edward Island, she was raised in Ottawa, where she  now resides. Angela stays connected with PEI through her annual summer vacations at the homestead. Being a music lover Angela has been involved with community choirs much of her life. She enjoys reading and keeps her mind sharp with puzzle games. 

April Short


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April is our administrative associate, and assists our team in such tasks as documentation preparation and transaction processing. 
April joined RBC Dominion Securities in 2015 after graduating from Brock University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Originally from Hamilton, April moved to Ottawa with her husband Dylan after completing her undergraduate degree, and enjoys the beauty and culture of the city. April is an avid reader and music enthusiast. She and her husband enjoy camping, traveling, and spending time with family. 

Neil Fryer

Neil Fryer


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Neil supports the team in the review process through providing research assistance, insurance, client education, financial planning support and full client service. 
A 2011 graduate of the Economics and Finance department at the University of Guelph, Neil has spent the years since working for a local Chamber of Commerce in Northern Ontario or deep in the mines of Northern Alberta, before joining RBC DS in 2016.  Originally the move back to Ontario landed him at the Sault Ste. Marie branch.  He has moved to Ottawa for what he says facetiously was a ‘change of scenery’. He is loving his new home and you can find him swimming the summers in Mooney’s bay or the winters camping in the snow of Gatineau.