Kathy Purves spent 17 years in the dental field as a dental assistant, working in different provinces. She obtained her B.A. from the University of Manitoba, and a B.Sc. from the University of Winnipeg. Kathy has been with Germiphene, a Canadian company, for more than 20 years. Germiphene, based out of Brantford, Ont., is committed to excellence in Infection Control for the healthcare field. Kathy has used her dental and science background to her advantage, speaking on relevant information regarding Infection Prevention and Control guidelines, around the world. She has lectured to dental professionals in Africa, Southeast Asia, South Pacific and Europe.
Dr. Jonathan Archer
Dr. Jonathan Archer maintains a private practise in Winnipeg enjoying all aspects of dentistry, especially comprehensive family care. After finishing his Bachelor of Science, he completed a Masters in Human Anatomy and Cell Sciences then finished his D.M.D. in 2008. He was a board member and chair of the Manitoba Tobacco Reduction Alliance (MANTRA) for 6 years. Jonathan currently is involved in numerous committees for the MDA and organized dentistry.
The financial services industry found Chris in 1982, which meant selling insurance and RRSP’s in a 20%
interest rate environment. A further 5 years in a management role allowed him to complete his CLU,
ChFC, CFP, and more recently the CIM designation.
In 1995, a chance phone call resulted in him agreeing to become an evening
instructor in the CFP program, first in ‘Risk Management and Estate
Planning’, then ‘Tax Planning’, and finally ‘Retirement Planning’. This
continuing involvement in the educational aspect has helped shape his
practice into a complete financial planning firm, helping over 2,000 clients
spread thru 5 provinces with tax preparation, retirement planning, and
estate planning as key services.
In his spare time Chris enjoys both golf and hockey, and prefers to winter in
Florida with his wife Caprice and his English Bulldog ‘Mac’…
Kaitlyn graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of
Commerce (Hons) in 2012. She completed the Chartered Financial Analyst
(CFA) program in 2018. She has taken data analysis and excel training courses
in New York, Vancouver and Winnipeg, making her our go-to analytical