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Michael Thorpe MScPl, CHS

Michael is the founder, President and Senior Advisor of Blackwell Financial and is responsible for all client engagement and investment activities.

As an entrepreneur Michael understands the value of long-term planning and the work required to achieve success. He is passionate about helping people achieve their goals and helping them get further than they could on their own.

Michael currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Canadian Association of Urban Financial Professionals (CAUFP) and proudly serves as a Reservist in the Canadian Armed Forces. He holds a Masters of Science in Planning from the University of Toronto and is a Certified Health Insurance Specialist (CHS).



Shala McDonald

Shala is the backbone of operations for Blackwell Financial. In her role as Office Manager she ensures prompt responses and delivery of information to clients and oversees the administrators.