January 7, 2012

Our Team



Financial Advisor Kelowna BC

Ken Thom

President, Insurance & Financial Advisor
Moving from Prudential Insurance in 1995, Ken opened Thom & Associates Financial Planners Inc. as an independent brokerage. Since becoming a Financial Planner in 1993, Ken has been a Member of the prestigious Million Dollar Round Table and is now considered a Life and Qualifying Member for his continued achievements.  He has achieved Court of Table status (Level 2 MDRT Status) in last 4 consecutive years in a row (5 in lifetime).

In 1999, Ken accepted a Ministerial Appointment through Orders in Council as a Member of the Insurance Council of British Columbia, the provincial regulator for all of British Columbia’s insurance licensees and remained on the disciplinary committee for 12 years.

Ken has played a key role in many of the communities’ fundraising initiatives over the years, including but not limited to the Campaign for Cancer – Kelowna Cancer Clinic, Cops for Kids Regimental Ball, The Rotary Centre for The Arts, The United Way, Ballet Kelowna and Making Memories.

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Pauline Murray

CFP® Certified Financial Planner, ACS, AIAA Email: Pauline@ThomAndAssociates.com
Pauline, VP of Administration and Managing Partner, has been working with Ken at Thom & Associates since August 1997.

Pauline has earned a number of industry designations since 1997 including Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Associate Customer Service (ACS) and Associate Insurance Agency Administration (AIAA).

Living in Kelowna since 1979, Pauline and her family take advantage of all the Okanagan Valley has to offer; enjoying camping and sports of all kinds throughout the year.

Pauline is volunteer oriented, and spends much of her time as an active member of the Springvalley Middle School Parent Advisor Council after completing 6 years with Springvalley Elementary School PAC . Over the years, she has also sponsored and supported many fundraisers and events that have benefited countless organizations and individuals throughout the community.

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Veronica Hickey

Administration Manager
Veronica, originally from Ontario, has 35+ years experience in the insurance, investment and group benefits administration industries. Her commitment to providing exceptional service to our clients has made her a great asset to our administrative staff.  Veronica is responsible for providing administrative support for the money products, life and disability insurance side of the business since early 2007. Veronica values the importance of providing personal and timely service to clients and considers this an invaluable asset to any business.  She enjoys walking, reading and gardening.