Virginia is a financial planner who enjoys helping clients achieve their goals by taking a holistic approach to wealth planning. Virginia obtained her Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation in 2016 and most recently completed the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation in the summer of 2020. She is currently enrolled in the Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) designation through STEP Canada and has an ongoing commitment to continual education and professional development. Virginia has completed several other courses through the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI) including the Canadian Securities Course (CSC), Conduct and Practices Handbook Course (CPH), the Wealth Management Essentials (WME), and the Financial Planning Supplement Course (FPSU).
Virginia graduated from Memorial University's Business Commerce cooperative program. Through her B.Comm degree, she gained experience working with the Oil and Gas regulating body in Newfoundland & Labrador, and with the municipal government's Economic Development, Tourism and Culture Department.
In August 2012 Virginia and her team placed 2nd internationally in Google Adwords Internet Marketing Competition in the Social Impact category.
Virginia participated in an exchange semester to Penang, Malaysia through Memorial University. She has a global mindset and enjoys travelling. Virginia studied French and Spanish in high school and is currently self-learning beginner Japanese. Virginia also enjoys being active daily, culinary challenges, being outdoors, and trying new things.