Rowland joined Lawton Partners in 2004 after spending five years as an independent investment advisor with a leading financial planning firm. Rowland has a master’s degree from the University of Manitoba with an extensive background in science and economics. He also holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation, and has taken several tax courses, specializing in individual and corporate tax planning issues. This combination of graduate-level university studies and financial planning credentials equips Rowland with the skills required to help clients meet their financial goals.
Rowland is passionate about working with individuals and small business owners to develop and implement clear, concise financial plans, which are carefully monitored to ensure all client’s objectives are achieved. He is proud to be known as a down to earth, genuine advisor who has the client’s financial success as his ultimate goal.
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Rowland and his family are proud to be a part of the community of Linden Woods. He and his wife Jan are very active parents who love spending quality time with their two sons Mason and Parker, along with Daisy, the beloved family Springer Spaniel. When he’s not busy with work and family, Rowland enjoys playing squash, golfing and spending time outdoors. He is also dedicated to supporting the community and is currently the President of the Winnipeg Squash Racquet Club.
Eileen joined Lawton Partners in 2012 bringing with her several years of experience in the financial services sector. Her knowledge of the industry and strong organizational skills are a huge asset to the team, and she plays a crucial role in assisting Rowland and helping him build and maintain strong client relationships.
Eileen’s role encompasses scheduling and preparing for client meetings. She also processes and follows up on financial transactions and meetings. Eileen takes great pride in her ability to provide outstanding client service and in helping our clients to achieve their financial goals.
Eileen holds her mutual funds license.
Jessica joined Lawton Partners in 2021. She brings 7 years of experience in the financial industry.
Jessica specializes in client service, booking review discussions for the Gillis and Forster team, assisting in meeting preparation, and tracking follow-up documentation.
Jessica holds her Mutual Funds License and her Life Insurance License.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys working on home renovations and spending time at the lake.