facebook twitter instagram linkedin google youtube vimeo tumblr yelp rss email podcast phone blog search brokercheck brokercheck Play Pause

Our Team

While each member of our team has a different role & primary duties, you can reach out to any member of our office for assistance with:

Schedule a Meeting

Requesting Forms

ACCOUNT MAINTENANCE

GENERAL INQUIRIES


Brendan Dunuwila, CFP®

Financial Advisor

bdunuwila@voyafa.com


Brendan utilizes his experience in financial planning and investment management to help clients establish personalized financial strategies. Brendan explains concepts thoroughly and simply, and always keeps clients informed about new ideas and trends. He is a Certified Financial Planner™ professional, which is a designation that requires rigorous training in the areas of retirement planning, investment management, insurance, tax planning, and estate planning.  

Brendan began his career as a Financial Advisor in the Private Wealth Management division of Merrill Lynch in Manhattan, and also worked as an Investment Analyst with Lincoln Investment in Philadelphia.  He is a member of the Upstate Foundation’s Professional Advisory Council. Brendan earned his B.A. in Economics from Hamilton College.  He resides in Manlius, NY with his wife and son.

Sarah Reach

Manager of Business Operations

sarah.reach@voyafa.com


Sarah joined our team in 2013 and has been in the industry since 2007. She possesses extensive industry knowledge and excellent communication skills. Sarah is well-versed with life insurance policies and frequently assists our clients with quotes and applications. Her primary duties include:

  • Overseeing the successful completion of financial transactions
  • Assisting clients with service needs and account maintenance requests
  • Assisting clients with life insurance quotes
  • Managing projects related to business operations and compliance
  • Organizing presentations and events

Sarah holds her Series 6 and Series 63 registrations, as well as a New York State Life Accident and Health Insurance license. She earned a B.S. in Criminal Justice from SUNY Brockport. Sarah is a Notary Public. She resides in Cazenovia, NY with her husband and two children.

Sarah is a registered representative of Voya Financial Advisors, Inc. (member SIPC)

Amanda Stein

Manager of Client Services

astein@voyafa.com


Amanda has been a part of the Dunuwila Wealth Management team since 2015.  She is extremely attentive to detail and has a strong grasp of investment products.   Amanda is focused on ensuring that we offer an exceptional client experience. Her primary duties include:

  • Preparing for client appointments
  • Overseeing the successful completion of financial transactions
  • Assisting clients with service needs and account maintenance requests
  • Managing projects related to improving our client service
  • Scheduling client meetings

Amanda holds her Series 7 and Series 66 registrations. She has a B.A. in English from Houghton College. Amanda resides in Baldwinsville, NY with her husband, Brian, and daughter, Eloise.

Amanda is a registered representative of Voya Financial Advisors, Inc. (member SIPC)

Gretchen Dick

Client Care & Marketing Specialist

gretchen.dick@voyafa.com


Gretchen joined our team in 2019. She helps us develop innovative ways to service our clients and stay highly organized as an office.  Gretchen is committed to constantly enhancing the client-focused atmosphere that we pride ourselves on at Dunuwila Wealth Management. Her primary duties include:

  • Scheduling client meetings,
  • Overseeing client communications,
  • Assisting clients with service needs and account maintenance requests,
  • Maintaining an organized record-keeping system, and
  • Improving our business presence and marketing efforts.

Gretchen earned a B.S. in Information Management and Technology from Syracuse University. She resides in Phoenix, NY with her fiancé and their dog.