Our Team

Management
Fred Wing
Chief Executive Officer / UDP
Fred Wing oversees all things Sentinel, focusing on growing the company and managing its' operations. Fred handles any issues that may arise with our network of advisors, sub-branches, and distributors in the industry.
Merlin Chouinard
President
Merlin has 40+ years in the financial industry and launched his own managing general agency in 1981, he oversees all day to day operations of Sentinel Life Management Corporation.
Som Houmphanh
Chief Compliance Officer
Som deals with ensuring that all compliance at Sentinel falls within MFDA and Securities Commission regulations.
Lenard Cole
Branch Manager, VP Life Brokerage
Bio to come.
Shirley McIntosh
Vice President, Operations
Shirley has been with Sentinel from its inception. As Vice President of Operations she oversees all operations and corporate administration.
Administration
Tania Lalonde
Manager, Contracting
Tania oversees the areas of contracting, licensing and commissions. Tania has been with Sentinel since July 1992.
Shirley Metanchuk
Contracting, Administration
Shirley is responsible for the processing of contracts and licensing, as well as, assisting with the Administration department.
Tanis Nochowny
Manager, New Business & Inforce Service
Tanis oversees all new & inforce business, processing business transactions for a number of agents and assists in commission statements. She has been with Sentinel since June 1999.
Rebecca Curts
Administrative Assistant, New Business & Inforce Service
Rebecca is responsible for processing new business, inforce service, and assists with the Administration department.
Kirsten Jacobs
Administrative Assistant, New Business & Inforce Service
Kirsten is responsible for processing new business, inforce service, and assists with the Administration department.
Allison Jalbert
Administration, New Business & Inforce Service
Allison is responsible for processing new business, inforce service, and assists with the Administration department.
Michelle Rostie
Administrative Assistant, New & Inforce Business
Michelle is responsible for processing new business, inforce service, and assists with the Administration department.
Rick Armstrong
IT System Specialist
Rick is responsible for the database and back office administration, commissions processing, application development and web site design, as well as, computer support for all the agents and staff. Rick has been with Sentinel since 1996.
Dana Molnar
Administration
Dana has 5 years experience in the Financial Industry. She has brought forth her knowledge & experience to the Management, Administration and IT departments, to assist with various projects while located in Calgary.
February 23, 2018