Meet our team of Financial and Business Service professionals, that work tirelessly to provide you with the very best service and support.
Michelle Taylor is a third-generation Floridian, born and raised in West Palm Beach. She attended Florida Atlantic University, where she received a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing. With dreams of one day owning her own designer clothing boutique, Michelle moved to Italy after college. She resided in Florence for over a year, creating a business plan to open her dream boutique, only for the economic climate to shift her focus back to the States. Upon her return to Florida, Michelle continued to pursue a career in her dream field, working for designer label Prada for 7 years.
After nearly a decade in the fashion industry, Michelle had a longing for more meaningful work and a career that would truly help people, leading her to the financial planning industry. Michelle quickly shifted focus, becoming a top producing Financial Advisor with Northwestern Mutual in 2015 and building her own book of business and exceptional client relationships from the ground up.
Michelle has been married to her husband, Jason, since 2103 and they live in Orlando with their two beautiful children, Beckett and Sloane, and their two dogs. Her love of fashion has remained a constant and she can often be found shopping, usually for her next pair of fabulous shoes. The Taylors love to travel as a family and can be found enjoying the outdoors and the beautiful Florida beaches whenever possible
Insurance Operations Specialist
Charlie began his insurance career in 1997 where he mostly served in commercial lines property & casualty underwriting roles for almost 10 years. In 2007 he started working in personal lines insurance for Liberty Mutual. After 10 years in personal insurance starting in sales, and later in project management and IT, he left Liberty and began working for a large insurance brokerage as a business analyst. Charlie loves the client centric focus of the operations and that the employees represent the clients’ interests ahead of their own.
In 2007 he earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Central Florida and holds several insurance designations that include being a Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI).
In his free time, you can find Charlie filling his weekends with a race or any kind and hanging out with his chocolate lab, Winston.
Investment Operations Specialist
Enrique was raised in Miami, Florida, and graduated from Florida International University as a Finance and Economics major. He worked in Miami at two finance firms as a retirement analyst and paraplanner before making the move to Orlando, and Gambin Financial Group. Currently Enrique is in the process of attainment his Series 7 and 66 licenses.
Enrique has a passion for all outdoor activities, especially golf, wakeboarding, snowboarding, and mountain biking. Outside of work, when he’s not outside, you can find Enrique cooking something unique and learning a new language. He is fluent in English and Spanish and is currently studying German.
Originally from Palm City, Florida, Jarett attended Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida on a soccer scholarship and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in international business.
He started his career in finance at the prestigious Raymond James Financial on the west coast of Florida, but eventually made his way back to Orlando. He has been with GFG since 2021 and continues to add certifications and licenses, including the Series 66 and on the way to the CFP.
Outside of work he has transitioned his passion for soccer into golf and works on improving his game every weekend.
Bradley is a true Florida native, born and raised in Orlando, Florida. After high school he joined the Marine Corps and held the position of Public Affairs/Combat Correspondent until 2016 where he exited as a Corporal. Bradley went on to graduate from Stetson University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Bradley has been in the insurance and finance space since 2019 in various capacities and enjoys seeing the positive impact that good life insurance, solid estate planning, and sound financial advice can have on his clients.
Bradley currently lives in Oviedo with his wife beautiful Victoria and together they have a son, TJ, and daughters Harper and Eleanor. He also has a mutt named Kona, named after Kona Brewing Company. When Bradley isn’t in the office, he loves spending time with his children, visiting the beach, enjoying a wonderful Florida boat day, and if there’s time, you can find him on various central Florida golf courses.
Dani was born in Orlando and grew up in Eustis, FL. known for it’s small-town southern charm. Upon graduating from University of Central Florida with a degree in Business Marketing & Administration, she jumped right into the corporate world with a local marketing company that specialized in streaming operations with brand integrated services. Applying her skills in creative work and client engagement she pivoted into the financial industry joining the renowned, Gambin Financial Group.
Dani splits her time across all areas of GFG. Specifically, working directly with our CEO while maintaining the office operations, technology, and C&L needs.
Away from the office, Dani enjoys spending time with her friends and family, competing in all outdoor activities, and traveling. You can often find her being a local at the beach with a brew or taking flight to her next travel destination. Dani is known for her devoted love for college football, Go Noles!
Born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Madeleine is now enjoying life as an Orlando transplant and soaking up the Central Florida sun. Growing up in the performing arts, Madeleine studied costume design for theatre and film at Oklahoma State University. Upon graduation, Madeleine moved to New York City to pursue a career as a costume designer and spent four years working in the industry, most notably for The Juilliard School. After sowing her creative oats, and traveling all over the US for work, she settled down with her now husband, and pivoted career paths to C-Suite executive support. Madeleine’s unique experience from the arts provided a solid foundation of project management, unparalleled communication skills, and a can-do attitude. Madeleine prides herself in providing white glove service to the executives she supports and the clients they service.
Newly married, Madeleine and her husband David love to travel, cook, and explore nature together. When not by the beach or the pool, they spend most of their free time spoiling their 14-year-old golden retriever, Cooper.
Taylor is a seventh generation Florida native, born in Gainesville, Florida. She was raised in the Tampa area and graduated from University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and business administration. While in college, she was a member of the American Marketing Association, Alpha Kappa Psi, and secured a highly sought-after internship that opened the doors to her first post-college opportunity in Orlando. She moved to the Orlando area in 2007 and started her career with a start-up pharmaceutical company.
Taylor realized her passion for people and creative storytelling early on and applied this passion in marketing efforts across various industries, including apparel, sports nutrition, and finance. Her marketing style is built upon two guiding words: get personal. Anyone can sell something, but there’s only one YOU. The personification of a brand is Taylor’s favorite undertaking.
Taylor has been proudly married to her husband, Derek since 2013 and they live in Winter Park with their two daughters, Louie Rose and Lennox Monroe.
Outside of work you can find Taylor relaxing with her family, planning her next getaway, or finding another race to sign up for. B.K. (Before Kids), she was an ironman, a half-marathoner, an avid reader, and painter, and she is slowly finding her way back to all these favorite things.
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Tatiana was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and raised in South Florida. She attended University of Florida where she earned her B.S. and M.S. in Accounting with a concertation in tax. She built her career and skills at KPMG, a Big 4 Accounting firm, where she worked for over 10 years. In 2021, Tatiana left KPMG to pursue her passion of working one on one with individuals and small businesses to help them build wealth through tax planning and compliance. Tatiana strives to remove the overwhelm of accounting and tax from small business owners and being an integral part of their team.
Tatiana has been married to her husband, Michael, since 2011 and they live in Orlando with their two kids, David and Rebecca. They can usually be found going for walks with their dogs, bike riding and spending time at Disney.
Bernadette Girvin, a former LPGA Tour player and 10 year veteran in the financial services industry, is passionate about her role as Chief Operating Officer with Gambin Financial Group. In 2019, after 9 years as a solo-entrepreneur and financial advisor managing her own practice, she formally partnered with Claudio Gambin of Gambin Financial Group to open their own office in downtown Orlando.
Bernadette is leading the strategic growth vision of the firm, overseeing financial performance and helping ensure a first-class, exceptional client experience. It is a top priority of hers to always be asking the question, “what can we do better?”. “As a former professional athlete, the competitive side of me is always wondering how we can get better. Whether that’s in the planning we do for our clients to help them achieve financial security, the efficiency and thoroughness of our operational processes or in the growth and development of our staff.”
Bernadette graduated from Ole Miss in 2003 with a B.S. in Psychology while playing on the Women’s Golf Team. After graduating and then playing for 3 years on the LPGA Tour, she joined the financial industry and worked in several different capacities but ultimately fell in love with building out successful teams and helping organizations execute on their strategic vision. “Our Core Values at GFG are Gratitude, Integrity, Loyalty, Personal Growth and Personal Responsibility and we try to make sure these values influence every decision we make.”
Outside of work, Bernadette is a proud mom to her two children, Gates, 7 months, and Presley, 3. She and her husband, Charles (who are both Orlando natives), live in College Park and love their community.
Michelle Taylor is a third-generation Floridian, born and raised in West Palm Beach. She attended the University of Florida and Florida Atlantic University, where she received a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing. After nearly a decade in the fashion industry, Michelle quickly shifted focus, becoming a top producing Financial Advisor in 2015 and building her own book of business and exceptional client relationships from the ground up. Michelle has been married to her husband, Jason, for 8 years and they live in Orlando with their two beautiful children, Beckett and Sloane, and their two dogs. The Taylors love to travel as a family and can be found enjoying the outdoors and the beautiful Florida beaches whenever possible.
Elizabeth was born in New Jersey and raised in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. She attended the University of Central Florida, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Advertising /Public Relations and Political Science. She then attended Stetson University College of Law, where she earned her Juris Doctor, graduating Cum Laude with a Concentration in Elder Law. In 2012, she opened Palumbo & Bertrand, P.A. with her partner, Brian C. Palumbo.
Elizabeth focuses her practice on estate planning, probate, and guardianship issues, assisting clients in Florida, New York, and Pennsylvania. When she is not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband and three children.
Tina has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from The University of Central Florida and is a licensed life and health agent. Tina contributes 20 years of employee benefits experience focused on innovative strategy and solutions that help employers achieve financial and human capital goals and objectives.
Born in Orlando, Tina has been married to Will since 2007 and has beautiful twin sons.
Tina shares a passion for advocacy, servant leadership and education.
Hi, I’m Yaritza!
Realtor, wife, mom of two, and a native Orlando girl who’s always up for baking parties, flowers, and Friends marathons!
I absolutely LOVE people and believe that you “bloom where you are planted” and want to make your home dreams come true! I genuinely believe in and work with integrity, transparency, and loyalty. When you have a Realtor who’s always thinking three steps ahead, engaged 24/7 on your behalf, and looking out for your best interests, those dreams will become a reality.
That’s why my mission is to deliver an all-inclusive experience that simplifies the home buying and selling process and is done with love, style, and grace.
As your Realtor, I am wholeheartedly dedicated to making your real estate dreams come true while fully believing that a home is where dreams can blossom.
Contact me at the Bloom Home Group! I would love to meet you in person and learn more about you and how I can help.
Suzanne Meehle is the founder and managing shareholder of Meehle & Jay P.A. For over a decade, her practice has focused on the needs of small to medium-sized businesses, emerging business sectors, non-profits, and start-ups. Her services include business entity selection and formation, employer representation, intellectual property and trade secret protection, buy/sell agreements, business litigation, and all manner of business contracts.
Suzanne has a special affinity with technology services clients thanks to a 12-year career in the healthcare software industry before entering law school. To put it simply, she speaks geek. Her clients include custom app developers, game developers, AR/VR developers, engineering firms, biometrics companies, and IT service providers. In addition, she serves a number of clients in non-profits, entertainment businesses, healthcare services, and even other law firms.
Suzanne often teaches continuing legal education classes on legal technology, ethics, e-discovery, and business law. In addition, Suzanne has taught courses on Representing Small Businesses at Solo Practice University and eDiscovery at her alma mater, Barry University School of Law. Suzanne is a member of Women’s Executive Council and serves as a board member for both the Better Business Bureau and Hope and Help.
She loves walking her dogs, Mack and Bentley, cooking, sailing, scuba diving, and when she gets the opportunity, sleep.
Dazi Lenoir (Lyons) the president and owner of The Lenoir Insurance Agency, a WE Insure Agency in Kissimmee, Florida. The Lenoir Insurance Agency specializes in providing product solutions for all your insurance needs with personalized service. With access to over 150 carriers, The Lenoir Insurance Agency can help with nearly any insurance need. Mrs. Lenoir Lyons was also a founding and managing partner of Lyons & Lenoir LLC (now Lyons Legal, LLC), a boutique law firm that specializes in personal injury, car accidents and wrongful death litigation. She began her legal career concentrating on personal injury and wrongful death litigation with the Parks & Crump law firm of Tallahassee, where she litigated and settled her first $1 million case. She later practiced for a personal injury firm in Orlando, where she served as a pre-suit attorney
A two-time graduate of Florida State University, Mrs. Lenoir Lyons earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature with a concentration in business in 2002 and a master’s degree in sports administration in 2003.
As a student at FSU, she was elected the 2001 Homecoming Princess. In addition, she was initiated a member into the Zeta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha in the Spring of 2000. Mrs. Lenoir Lyons is a life member of the FSU Alumni Association and has been a member of the Florida State University Alumni National Board of Directors since 2017. She served as secretary for the 2019-2020 board year. In 2020, Mrs. Lenoir Lyons was elected as vice chair and will eventually serve as Chair of the Board for the 2022-23. She is also a member of the FSU Presidential Search Committee formed to locate a replacement for Florida State’s current President John Thrasher. Dazi is a member of the Psi Theta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha and serves as the scholarship chairperson. Mrs. Lenoir Lyons is also an AV-Preeminent Rated attorney with Martindale-Hubble and was selected to the as a 2019 Super Lawyers “Rising Star.” The designation of Rising Star is reserved for those attorneys under 40 years old or in practice for 10 years or less, includes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in Florida. Mrs. Lenoir Lyons is a member of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida where she is the President of the chambers Kissimmee LEADS Group. She is also a member of the St. Cloud Chamber of Commerce where she serves as a Chamber Ambassador.
Mrs. Lenoir Lyons is married to Attorney Jarian N. Lyons. She and Jarian have a beautiful family of four, including Nasir (10), Madelyn (8), Lena (7) and Russell (5). They reside in Harmony, Florida.