AV Financial Inc.
Full service Financial Planning & Income Tax with in house mortgage broker
“Your goals, our commitment” – the AV Financial motto.
Aaron Vissia, Debra Nixon, Lauren Skinner, Kaitlyn Deforest and Donnelle Sawyer joined forces last year to form AV Financial, a full service financial centre. Building relationships with their clients and the community is the priority for the team.
Aaron was born and raised in Port Alberni. He has been a Financial Advisor for 20 years, and is a Certified Financial Planner as well as a Certified Employee Benefit Specialist. During the summer months Aaron can often be found enjoying lake time with family and fishing the Alberni Inlet with friends.
Debra is a Chartered Professional Accountant and has worked in public practice since 1993. She has been working in the Alberni Valley since 2005 and has completed all three levels of the In-Depth Tax course. In her spare time she enjoys waterskiing on Sproat Lake and relaxing with her children and grandchildren.
Lauren is a Tax Professional with over 25 years of experience in the industry. In her off-time, Lauren enjoys curling, fishing the canal, and making everyone laugh.
Kaitlyn is the Office Manager and a licensed Mutual Fund Assistant. She is credited with keeping the office running smoothly and efficiently. Born and raised in the Alberni Valley, Kaitlyn enjoys spending time with friends and family at their cabin on Sproat Lake.
Donelle is the Office Administrator and is the newest member of the team. She is eager to learn more about the financial industry and the needs of AV Financial’s clients. Donelle was born and raised in Port Alberni, and enjoys curling, being outdoors and spending time with family.