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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.

Shawna Vandeven

EPC , QAFP™

Financial Advisor*

Mutual Fund Investment Specialist**

My family has been proudly representing Co-operators for over 40 years. Following in my father’s footsteps as an advisor/owner gives me the opportunity to live my passion of helping people, one family at a time!

Speciality

As a Qualified Associate Financial Planner, my specialty is helping people on their journey of financial wellness and providing professional advice for their everyday financial needs.

Hobbies

I am committed to my community and proudly support a number of organizations, such as Abbotsford Hospice Society, Crystal Gala Foundation, Abbotsford Community Foundation, and BC Agriculture in the Classroom, to name a few. Outside of supporting my community, I enjoy golfing and spending time with family.

Location

Abbotsford

Amanda Britten

Associate Insurance Advisor

I've worked in the insurance industry since 2016 with Co-operators. I currently hold my Level 2 Licence as I continue my education to work towards my Chartered Insurance Professional designation.

Speciality

I specialize in agricultural insurance and assist my clients with their business needs. 

Hobbies

Outside of the workplace, I am a busy mom with a big blended family of seven. We enjoy staying active and spending time together.

Location

Abbotsford

Anthony Vandeven

Associate Insurance Advisor II

I have been working with Vandeven Financial Solutions Ltd. since 2021. I currently have my Level 2 Licence and am a third-generation agent for Co-operators.

Speciality

I specialize in business, home and auto insurance. I am happy to help our clients find the right coverage in order to protect what they value most.

Hobbies

In my spare time, I like to stay active in all kinds of sports, but I make the most time for snowboarding.

During my non-active downtime, I like listening to music, watching my shows and playing video games.

Location

Abbotsford

Carla Johnson

CFP® , QAFP™

Associate Financial Advisor*

Mutual Fund Investment Specialist**

I have worked for Co-operators since 2005.  This is where I started my insurance career in auto insurance and have since worked with almost all lines of insurance available in the office.

Speciality

As an Associate Financial Advisor, I can help you with all of your financial needs whether you're just starting to save or planning your retirement. 

I also specialize in life insurance, critical illness and disability for individuals or corporations.

Hobbies

I am happily married and a mother of two kids. Driving kids to their activities uses up most of my time outside of work, but when I find extra time, I enjoy camping in the summer and skiing in the winter.

Location

Abbotsford

Katrina Vandeven

Associate Insurance Advisor

Location

Abbotsford

Kevin Vandeven

Associate Insurance Advisor

After 20+ years of sales experience, I am challenging myself in a new field. I have been an Associate Insurance Advisor since 2023. 

Speciality

I specialize in farm and business lines and am continuing to learn how I can help you with all your insurance needs. 

Hobbies

I enjoy helping out in my community by coaching minor football, and I'm an avid golfer. 

Location

Abbotsford

Michael Sahlstrom

Associate Insurance Advisor II

I’ve been working in the industry and with Vandeven Financial Solutions Ltd. since 2018. I appreciate the opportunity to get to know our clients and help them put coverage in place that meets their needs. Outside of work, I enjoy music, keeping active and gaming. 

Speciality

I specialize in business insurance and risk management assessments for local businesses. I appreciate the opportunity to get to know our clients and help them put coverage in place that meets their needs.

Hobbies

Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, as well as playing music and video games. 

Location

Abbotsford

Tayler Morton

Associate Insurance Advisor

I started my career as an Associate Insurance Advisor with Co-operators in 2018. I have achieved my Level 2 License and enjoy continuing my education while I work towards my goals.

Speciality

I specialize in home and farm insurance. I like that I am able to help my clients protect what's important. 

Hobbies

When I’m not at work, you can find me spending time with my family and enjoying the outdoors. 

Location

Abbotsford

*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.

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