Gavin Merwin has been with RCN Financial Advisors since 2013 and is RCN's Chief Operating Officer. Gavin is a unique member of our team and believes his knowledge and experience is an ideal foundation for his service to the RCN Financial Advisors team. Gavin is responsible for seeking out new business opportunities and developing, coordinating, and implementing plan designs to increase RCN’s existing business and to capture new opportunities while overseeing the operations of the company. He is fully insurance and securities licensed. Through his passion and drive for his career, Gavin helps facilitate RCN Financial Advisors’s growth and efficiency.
Gavin is a proud recipient of Valdosta State University’s BBA of Finance, Magna Cum Laude, and is a lifetime member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society serving business programs around the world. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma “is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world" can earn. During his time in college, he studied abroad in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Gavin holds a RFC designation from the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, an organization formed to foster public confidence in the financial consulting profession. This designation is only awarded to advisors who can meet the high standards of education, experience, and integrity required of all members.
Gavin was married to his amazing wife Jess on May 21, 2016. Away from the office, he enjoys golfing, traveling and spending time with his family. Gavin and Jess also own an aerial videography company, Phantom Photography, which they enjoy doing in their spare time.
Throughout his life, Gavin has been very involved with his church and community. He is a Board of Director for the Adel-Cook Chamber of Commerce and the Boys and Girls Club of Cook County. He currently assists the media team and is the drummer for Cornerstone Christian Church.