Our Expert Team

The principals at Atlantic Wealth Management are Atlantic Canada’s trusted team for tailored wealth-building and financial problem-solving. We team up to bring our deep knowledge, extensive experience, unflagging energy, and uninhibited imagination to the table. We’re a close-knit group of specialists with a broad range of technical expertise in the financial planning field.

Chris Valardo, B.A. Comm, CFP is the President and CEO of Atlantic Wealth Management.

Chris began working in the financial planning industry after graduating from university and knew right away that he’d found his niche. Looking back, he wouldn’t have considered doing anything else. Chris has worked in all areas of the financial planning industry over the course of his career, including as VP of the industry’s largest company.

Chris has assembled a team of Associate Advisors who are expert in their respective fields and able to address your unique financial circumstances.

Leslie Valardo

Leslie Valardo

Director of Marketing and Community Involvement.


Pam Jardine
Client Services Manager


Sabrina Schnare
Administrative Coordinator, Client Service