Our Team

Joseph Viola HBA, MSc. Econ. · Director, Wealth Management and Senior Wealth Advisor

Joseph ViolaJoseph joined ScotiaMcLeod in 1996 and spent a number of years working on Scotia Capital’s bond trading desk in Toronto. In 2001 he joined ScotiaMcLeod as an Investment Executive. Joseph holds an HBA from Queens University and a Masters of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics.

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Grierson Salter · Director, Wealth Management and Senior Wealth Advisor

Grierson SalterGrier joined ScotiaMcleod in 2005 partnering with Joseph Viola to form The Viola-Salter Group. He brings with him 15+ years of corporate and business ownership experience to The Viola-Salter Group. Grier was also appointed Branch Manager of ScotiaMcleod (2006-2010), as well as Associate Director Financial Services in 2007.

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John Julien B. Comm(Hons), PFP · Wealth Advisor

John JulienJohn began his career in the financial services industry in 2004 after graduating from the University of Windsor where he earned an Honours Business Commerce degree. John joined ScotiaMcleod in 2008 as a Wealth Advisor and achieved the Personal Financial Planner designation in 2007.

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Kathy Henderson · Senior Associate

Kathy joined ScotiaMcLeod in 2003, bringing with her over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. Kathy co-ordinates our team's inner processes to ensure our best in class customer service experience. Kathy has successfully completed the “Wealth Management Essentials” course.

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Roana Wu · Senior Associate

Roana joined ScotiaMcLeod in 2003 after graduating from Carleton University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Integrated Science.

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Kathy Harten · Senior Associate

Kathy Harten Kathy is a fully licensed Senior Associate with more than 25 years’ experience in the investment services industry. She has earned her Wealth Management Essentials (WME) and Canadian Securities course (CSC) designations. She works closely with clients in the day-to-day account management, assisting with investment reviews, proposals and financial plans. She is committed to service excellence in every detail of the client relationship. Kathy is a member of the Thorold Lions Club, supports Community Care and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

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Kerri Latchman · Certified Financial Planner

Kerri LatchmanKerri Latchman has joined the Viola-Salter Group allowing us to expand our Financial and Estate Planning services. Kerri is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and has over a decade of financial services industry experience. Kerri is also our Business Development Associate and has worked extensively with high-net worth individuals, families and business owners, assisting them by preparing comprehensive financial and estate plans that integrate all areas of wealth management.

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