Carol Smith has been a Financial Advisor for over 15 years and is currently in partnership with Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network.
Carol has participated on several industry panels exploring the growth of Responsible Investments (RI) in Canada and has provided insight for several publications on RI. She is a sustainability advocate and is currently the host of the green networking event, Green Drinks Mississauga attended by a variety of environmentally conscious professionals.
In 2018, Carol was a nominee for the NEI Investments Award for Excellence in Responsible Investments. Carol also sits on the board of The Gatehouse, an organization that provides support and resources for individuals impacted by childhood sexual abuse.
Carol holds the Responsible Investment Advisor Certification (RIAC), the Responsible Investment Specialist (RIS) designation as well as the Elder Planning Counsellor Designations (EPC).