Our team

The representatives on our team take pride in helping you get the most out of your policies and financial plans. You can trust us to make sure you have the right coverage and investments to take care of the people and things you care about most. Get personalized service with one-on-one advice and clear answers to your insurance and investment questions. When you choose The Co-operators, you’re choosing a dedicated team that’s on your side, ready to help you make confident financial choices. Connect with us today.

Lola Macanowicz

Lola Macanowicz

Financial Advisor, CFP®, CHS, CIP, CLU®
Etobicoke
Lola Macanowicz has been representing The Co-operators since 1985. She prides herself on providing the highest level of service and building strong, lasting relationships with all of her clients. Lola understands the importance of maintaining a balance between work and life. The proud mother of four children, with husband John of 30-plus years, Lola is also extremely active in her community. As a veteran member of the board of directors for the Village of Islington BIA, Lola's leadership helped establish Toronto’s Village of Murals. She has also been participating in The Weekend to End Women's Cancers 60km walk since 2002, and has no plans to quit!

To provide you the highest level of professionalism and knowledge, Lola is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), a Certified Insurance Professional (CIP), a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), and a Certified Health Specialist (CHS). We all have goals in mind; along with her experienced associates, Lola Macanowicz can put together a personalized portfolio that will help you attain all of your insurance and investment goals.
Lola Macanowicz has been representing The Co-operators since 1985. She prides herself on providing the highest level of service and building strong, lasting relationships with all of her clients. Lola understands the importance of maintaining a balance between work and life. The proud mother of four children, with husband John of 30-plus years, Lola is also extremely active in her community. As a veteran member of the board of directors for the Village of Islington BIA, Lola's leadership helped establish Toronto’s Village of Murals. She has also been participating in The Weekend to End Women's Cancers 60km walk since 2002, and has no plans to quit!

To provide you the highest level of professionalism and knowledge, Lola is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), a Certified Insurance Professional (CIP), a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), and a Certified Health Specialist (CHS). We all have goals in mind; along with her experienced associates, Lola Macanowicz can put together a personalized portfolio that will help you attain all of your insurance and investment goals.
Maureen Jones

Maureen Jones

Associate Insurance Advisor
Etobicoke
Maureen recently celebrated her 47-year anniversary with the Co-operators, and she has been the Client Contact Representative at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial services for the past 9 years.  She will make sure all of your information is up to date and arrange reviews so that you, our clients, receive the best coverage possible.

In her spare time, Maureen enjoys spending time with her husband, Tim and both of their families.  Two of her favourite things to do is reading and distance swimming.  Maureen is lively and energetic and will do anything she can to make your experience with us here a happy one.
Maureen recently celebrated her 47-year anniversary with the Co-operators, and she has been the Client Contact Representative at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial services for the past 9 years.  She will make sure all of your information is up to date and arrange reviews so that you, our clients, receive the best coverage possible.

In her spare time, Maureen enjoys spending time with her husband, Tim and both of their families.  Two of her favourite things to do is reading and distance swimming.  Maureen is lively and energetic and will do anything she can to make your experience with us here a happy one.
Eduardo Pereira

Eduardo Pereira

Associate Financial Advisor
Etobicoke
Christine Idzik

Christine Idzik

Client Contact Representative
Etobicoke
Christine has been welcoming our clients to Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services since 2002. As our key administrative staff member, Christine is your first point of contact with us and ensures you meet with the associate who can best meet your needs.  Christine’s 20 years with The Co-operators ensures you will be in good hands here at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services.
Christine has been welcoming our clients to Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services since 2002. As our key administrative staff member, Christine is your first point of contact with us and ensures you meet with the associate who can best meet your needs.  Christine’s 20 years with The Co-operators ensures you will be in good hands here at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services.
Vanessa Brais

Vanessa Brais

Associate Financial Advisor
Etobicoke
Carla Barbosa

Carla Barbosa

Associate Financial Advisor
Etobicoke
Carla has began working with The Co-operators since 2016. Her 15 years of experience in the automotive industry will prove to be invaluable to clients, offering helpful advice and guidance. She is fully licensed and able to help with any of your Home, Auto, Business, Farm, Life, Critical Illness, Disability and Investments needs. Carla is also fluent in Portuguese.

Carla has a passion for helping people and will no doubt take her wealth of experience and put it to work for you, making your experience at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services unforgettable.
Carla has began working with The Co-operators since 2016. Her 15 years of experience in the automotive industry will prove to be invaluable to clients, offering helpful advice and guidance. She is fully licensed and able to help with any of your Home, Auto, Business, Farm, Life, Critical Illness, Disability and Investments needs. Carla is also fluent in Portuguese.

Carla has a passion for helping people and will no doubt take her wealth of experience and put it to work for you, making your experience at Lola Macanowicz Insurance & Financial Services unforgettable.
Braydon Munn

Braydon Munn

Associate Insurance Advisor
Etobicoke
Jenna Candido

Jenna Candido

Client Contact Representative
Etobicoke
Allison Palmer-Rowe

Allison Palmer-Rowe

Client Contact Representative
Etobicoke