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Scott Holden, GBA, CFP

Partner – B.O.S.S + Employee Benefits Strategist

Scott is the ‘Holden’ of Holden + Taylor Advisory Group. Starting as a Sales Consultant for insurance companies, Scott brings a wealth of experience to the team, and extensive knowledge of insurance and financial planning. 

Today, you can find Scott supporting the amazing businesses we work with. He helps companies and individuals create custom solutions throughout the sales process, focusing on the Business Owner and Professional Market.

Getting to know Scott 

Outside of work you can find Scott volunteering at local and international levels. His sense of community has ranged from helping the local food bank, to four months of helping disabled farmers start a sustainable business in Ghana. During this project, he also empowered young women through education and work opportunities. He also enjoyed coaching Atom football this past Fall.

What is his financial guilty pleasure? 

As advisors, we have our guilty pleasures too! Scott’s weakness is walking around Costco, browsing the aisles – and maybe picking up a treat or two! 

About Jeremy Harris


  • Bachelor of Commerce – Major in Finance + Risk Management (with Distinction) 
  • Group Benefits Associate Designation (GBA) from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) 
About Jeremy Harris


  • LLQP Licensed

Crystal Taylor

Partner – She-EO + Individual Planning Strategist

Crystal is the ‘Taylor’ of
Holden + Taylor Advisory Group. Crystal’s journey began from a poor experience with the financial industry. From there she was determined to help other to avoid the same experience. Entering the industry in 2006 and diving into wealth management during the 2008 financial crisis, Crystal brings not only her 17 years of experience, but a passion to help clients have a more harmonious relationship with their financial lives. 

Today, you can find Crystal helping clients realize their goals and work towards a financial plan curated to help them better understand their current financial position and outlook.

Getting to know Crystal

One of Crystal’s callings is to raise service dogs for those who need them. She preaches the powers of service dogs, and loves seeing dogs and their humans work toward better a better lifestyle. You can find her with her own dogs, George Michael and Lloyd who you might see in the office! Crystal also comes from a big family, inspired by the outdoors. You can find her with her family either in Alberta or up North in the Yukon! Whether it be Nordic Skiing, Alpine Skiing, or cycling, you will typically find Crystal outside.  

What is her financial guilty pleasure? 

As advisors, we have our guilty pleasures too! Crystal doesn’t see this as a weakness, but as financial freedom to enjoy the things she loves. She frequently loves her morning Starbucks Americano. She also values spending additional money for quality items – from her car, winter jackets or any of her three bikes! 

Brianna Tipping

Investment Client Services


Brianna is one team member recently brought onto the Holden + Taylor team. As a recently graduated student, she brings her education from her Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in Personal Financial Planning. Brianna currently helps clients with all their investment needs. And soon will be able to help clients on their financial journey with her LLQP licensing.

Getting to know Brianna

Outside of work, Brianna is growing her knowledge to better serve clients. Otherwise, you will find her spending time with friend, family, and her spunky dog, Loki. Getting on the SUP, snowshoes, going on a stroll with the dog, or playing disc golf Brianna seeks fresh air wherever she goes. 

What is her financial guilty pleasure? 

Brianna is the target market from home stores! She loves spending time and money on organizing her home for comfort and optimization. You can always find her sneaking a dog toy into her cart while she’s there too!

about Andrew Ford


  • Bachelor of Commerce – Major in Risk management and a specialization in Personal Financial Planning
  • Sustainability Studies Certificate
about Andrew Ford

Tammy Kannokko

Claims Administrator

Tammy is one of the longest serving employees at Holden + Taylor (even longer than Scott!). She started when the company was first known as Holden Insurance and Financial Services. Since then, she has been perfecting her role as claims administrator and adjudicator, providing assistance for clients using PHSP and MyHSA. For 11 years, Tammy has brought laughs and personable customer service to the company. 

Getting to know Tammy

When she isn’t processing claims, Tammy is a social butterfly. She values her time with friends and family and most importantly, spoiling her granddaughter. 

What is her financial guilty pleasure? 

To treat herself, Tammy loves to get herself pedicures and relaxation messages! 

Rennie Barclay

Assistant – Group Benefit Client Services

Rennie is recent addition to the team but has made waves since she started! Rennie has over 30 years of experience in an administrative capacity, previously working at STARS Air Ambulance for 10 years and before that Grand & Toy Ltd for 22 years.

Along with this existing knowledge and experience, Rennie is determined to make processes and systems streamlined. She helps run reports on the groups side and helps our businesses with any questions they may have. 

Getting to know Rennie

On top of being a guru in administration, she is also a crafting guru! She bakes, sews, crochet, quilts and even creates with her Cricut! You can also find her spending time outside, walking or gardening, and spending quality time with her family. 

What is her financial guilty pleasure? 

You can’t be a crafter without financial costs! Currently, Rennie’s guilty pleasure is all the things she can make with her Cricut! 

About Jeremy Harris