FP Canada™ Board of Directors

FP Canada’s Board of Directors works on behalf of the Canadian public, FP Canada certificants and other stakeholders to ensure that FP Canada’s purpose—to champion better financial wellness for all Canadians by advancing professional financial planning—is realized.

The Board is composed of 11 individuals with varied backgrounds that are relevant to achieving FP Canada’s purpose. Currently, the Board’s specific composition includes:

  • Five Certified Financial Planner® professionals;
  • Two public directors;
  • Two director-at-large; and
  • Two financial planners (Pl. Fin.) licensed in the province of Québec.

Candidates for the Board are recommended by the Board Development Committee. Board members are not compensated for their work, and serve up to two, three-year terms. The Board appoints a Chair from within its ranks each year.



Martin Dupras

Chair, Pl. Fin.


ConFor Financiers

Montreal, QC


Ronald P. Harvey

Vice-Chair, Certified Financial Planner

Senior Financial Advisor

Investment Planning Counsel

Ottawa, ON

Teresa Black Hughes

Certified Financial Planner

Financial Advisor, Director

RGF Integrated Wealth Management

Vancouver, BC

Christopher Dewdney_web

Christopher Dewdney

Certified Financial Planner


Dewdney & Co.

Toronto, ON


Carolyn Fallis

Certified Financial Planner

Professor - Financial Planning, School of Accounting and Finance

George Brown College

Toronto, ON


Yves L. Giroux

Pl. Fin.

Vice President of Multi-Network Business Development

Desjardins Financial Security

Toronto, ON

Susan Howe_web

Susan Howe

Certified Financial Planner

Regional Financial Planning Consultant

RBC Financial Planning

Calabogie, ON

Diana Iannetta


Vice President, Canadian Litigation

TD Bank Group

Toronto, ON

Winston Maharaj_web

Winston Maharaj

Public Director

Retired Executive

Winnipeg, MB


Pierre Piché


Retired Executive

Montreal, QC


David Wild

Public Director

Retired Executive

Regina, SK