Senior Investment Advisor, Insurance Advisor

Darren is a Senior Investment Advisor, Private Client Group of Scotia Capital Inc. / HollisWealth, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bank of Nova Scotia. With over twenty years’ experience in the financial services industry, Darren has a deep understanding of financial planning and strategic investing. He has built long-term relationships with his clients over the years, helping them identify and surpass financial goals. Darren holds the Personal Financial Planning (PFP) designation, Level 2 Life and Disability Insurance License, and continues his education to remain at the forefront of practices. Outside of work, Darren keeps active and enjoys skiing, biking, and exploring British Columbia’s Gulf Islands.          d.pedersen@holliswealth.com



Insurance Advisor

Mike has over 10 years of experience in the financial services sector and is currently licensed as an Insurance Advisor while completing his remaining courses towards being an Investment Advisor.  He joined HollisWealth - Pacific Group Wealth Management with anticipation to broaden the range of services he can offer his clients so that he can better assist individuals, business owners and households achieve their financial goals. Mike has a genuine passion for helping others and giving back to the community.  He has been very active in youth development through coaching and mentoring programs throughout British Columbia since graduating from the University of British Columbia with a BSc in 1997.  This desire to assist others and help people succeed serves him well in his ability to provide exceptional service for his clientsm.schmidt@holliswealth.com




Client Service Manager

Stephany is the first warm smile you'll meet as you walk in the door at Pacific Group Wealth Management. She is responsible for ensuring that the client experience is positive, seamless and as helpful as possible. She has over ten years of experience in office administration and works directly with clients, scheduling appointments, directing phone inquiries, assisting with events and workshops, preparing client files and many other projects. Her skills and expertise make her an indispensable member of Pedersen Group Wealth Management, and her attention to detail serves our clients well. Outside of work, Stephany enjoys photography, Photoshop, roller derby and traveling.     s.franklin@holliswealth.com




Client Service Assistant

Carolyn joined us at Pacific Group Wealth Management in 2017. She has over 5 years of experience in office administration and works directly with Stephany Franklin in client services. She assists with meeting preparation, directing phone inquiries filing and much more. In her spare time she likes to spend quality time with her family, drawing, painting and working on creative projects.     pedersen.admin@holliswealth.com