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All team members are showing and displaying all team specialties. L’ensemble des membres de l’équipe et leurs spécialités s’affichent.

Franco Filia

Insurance Advisor/Owner*

Mutual Fund Investment Specialist**

Our Financial Advisor, Franco Filia, has been representing Co-operators since 1988 and is a well-known community figure. He is currently sitting as chairman of the Lambton College Foundation, is past chairman of the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce, and is past president of the Sarnia district Financial Advisors Association (Advocis). Franco also contributes to a number of local charities.

Location

Sarnia

Joe Schneider

Associate Insurance Agent

Location

Sarnia

Joel sowinski

Commercial Specialist

Joel is our commercial specialist and joined our team in 2022. He has valuable previous customer service and insurance experience, as well as a diploma in Business from Lambton College.

Joel is a member of the Ambassador Committee through the Chamber of Commerce in Sarnia.

Location

Sarnia

John Filia

CFP® , QAFP™

Associate Financial Planner*

Mutual Fund Investment Specialist**

John is one of our Associate Financial Planners who specializes in retirement and estate planning, life and health insurance, pension and group plans, and investments. John has been with us since 2020 and has extensive sales and customer service experience in various fields.

John is a committee member for Lambton College's Financial Planning program, as well as chair for the Ambassador Committee and is on the board of directors with the Chamber of Commerce in Sarnia.

Location

Sarnia

Julie Bell

Associate Insurance Advisor

Julie has been an important part of our team since 2002 and provides exceptional customer service for all our home and auto insurance clients. Contact Julie with any questions you may have.

Location

Sarnia

Shari Cooper

Associate Financial Advisor

Shari has been with our team since 2013, although she has been representing Co-operators since 1998. She is one of our Associate Insurance/Financial Advisors, and can help you with business, farm, life, disability, health, travel, home, and auto insurance, as well as investments.

Shari is always available to help, whether it's making sure you have the right coverage for your business, protecting your family with life insurance and investments, or discussing your home and auto insurance needs.

Location

Sarnia

*Offering insurance products underwritten by Co-operators General Insurance Company and Co-operators Life Insurance Company.

**Offering mutual funds through Co-operators Financial Investment Services.