Meet our team

Professionals who listen to your needs.

We work together to achieve your goals

By choosing our team, you can count on us to be there to provide you with the guidance and information you need to reach your financial goals. We have the knowledge, skill, and training to develop a personal financial plan that perfectly matches you and with more than 30 years experience in the financial industry, we are ready and excited for what the future brings.

Our Team of Experts

Our Partners

Cory Papineau, BA, CFP

Senior Advisor, Financial Planning & Advisory Services

Cory has worked in the financial services industry for over 20years, providing clients with accurate, timely and comprehensive financialplanning solutions. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba and has obtained the CertifiedFinancial Planner (CFP) designation.

Cory has worked with a wide range of clients, including businessowners, professionals, retirees and families. He provides wealth management solutions and financial strategies in the areas of retirement planning, tax planning, cash management, estate and insurance planning.  Cory has continually developed his skills andknowledge through education, mentorship and hands-on experience.

Cory’s motto is  Plan Well. Live Better. He is an advocate for financial planning as a foundation for helping clients live the life they want to live. 

Tricia Carver, CPA, CA, CFP, TEP

Insurance Advisor

Trish has been providing tax and estate services to high net worth clients for over 25 years, combining her knowledge and experience to help affluent families achieve their financial goals.

She began her career working in the audit and tax group of a major accounting firm and from there, spent 18 years in the tax and estate planning division of a life insurance company.  Most recently, Trish worked with a large financial institution as a Wealth Strategist, focusing on delivery of planning advice for high net worth clients with complex planning needs.

A graduate of the University of Manitoba (B.Comm.Hons.), Trish also holds her Chartered Accountant designation, is a Certified Financial Planner and has obtained the Trust and Estate Practitioner designation.  She is currently serving as Public Relations Officer for the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), Winnipeg chapter.

In her role as Insurance Advisor, Trish supports the Birdsall Wealth Management Group clients to help address their insurance needs, working closely with our Financial and Estate Planning partners.

Connie L. Hykaway, B. Comm., LL.B., TEP

Senior Advisor, Estate Planning

Connie holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in Accounting as well as a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Alberta. She is a member of the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Bar Association and she has her Trust and Estate Practitioner (TEP) designation from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Connie has gained significant experience working with other major financial institutions as well as in private practice providing estate planning and administration assistance to affluent clients. Her goal is to help clients achieve peace of mind by knowing that their affairs are in order.

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