Don Tamelin, CFP, FCSI, leads Coastal Community Private Wealth Group and has over 30 years of banking, life/health insurance and investment experience.
His Credit Union career has spanned over 20 years as an Investment Advisor, Life Agent and team leader. He has been in his current role of Vice President & General Manager, Wealth Management at Coastal Community Financial Management Inc. for over ten years.
Don is a member of Coastal Community’s senior leadership team specializing in wealth management and retirement solutions. Outside of the office, Don is a past member of Harbour City Toastmasters and spends his time in the community as an active member of the Rotary Club of Lantzville. As well, he is a member of the VIU Foundation Board of Directors, currently serving as Secretary and sitting on the Finance Committee.
Outside of work, Don can be often found at the hockey rink playing in the Nanaimo Old-timer Hockey League. Don has been married to his wife Patsy for over 20 years, and together they live in Nanaimo. When not working Don and Patsy like to travel and spend time with family or on the golf course together.