RBC Wealth Management’s strong practice management team and robust platform key in latest advisor recruit



ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (July 13, 2020) – RBC Wealth Management recently welcomed a duo of financial advisors to its Albuquerque branch, managing roughly $245 million in assets and focusing on a wide range of clients, including retirees and small business owners.

Joining RBC Wealth Management from Maplewood Investments are:

  • John W. Goodwin, First Vice President – Financial Advisor, who has 40 years of industry experience
  • Scott Schroeder, Vice President – Financial Advisor, who has 10 years of experience
  • Sarah Thomas, Client Associate, who has more than 20 years of experience

“RBC is the best place for us to grow and evolve our practice over time,” Goodwin said. “The firm embraces and cultivates an entrepreneurial, client-first culture and has all the capabilities we need to serve our clients.”

RBC Wealth Management’s strong practice management division, dedicated to helping advisors, grow, nurture and at times transition their practice, plus its robust capabilities and technology platforms were also strong drivers in the recruitment.

“We are very excited that John, Scott and Sarah are joining our Albuquerque office,” said Joe Romero, director of RBC Wealth Management’s Albuquerque branch. “Our platforms and continued investment in technology will enable them to continue providing world-class service to their clients.”

RBC’s ongoing investments in advisor recruiting and technology continue to create momentum. To date, the average production of financial advisors is 42% higher than the previous year as teams throughout the U.S. take advantage of the tools and resources from the company.

About RBC Wealth Management – U.S.

In the United States, RBC Wealth Management operates as a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC. Founded in 1909, RBC Capital Markets, LLC. is a member of the New York Stock Exchange, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and other major securities exchanges. RBC Wealth Management has $379 billion in total client assets with more than 2,000 financial advisors operating in 179 locations in 42 states. 

Media contact

Tim Nelson, RBC Wealth Management, 612-371-2239, tim.nelson@rbc.com