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Vorpahl Wing Securities
EXECUTIVE PROFILES

Tim Vorpahl, President & CEO Tim Vorpahl, President & Founder vorpahlt@vorpahlwing.com
President and Chief Executive Officer, Tim started Vorpahl Wing Securities with a Vision: To be the Premiere Independent Broker Dealer in the Northwest. He started his career in 1985 after achieving his BA degree in Business with an emphasis in Economics. His first position was as financial planner for Investor's Diversified Services (IDS) a nationally recognized Financial Planning firm, owned and operated by American Express. From there he moved on to Murphey Favre-a regional Broker Dealer firm owned by Washington Mutual Bank. After almost 10 years with Murphey Favre, Tim started his own investment company, Spokane Investment Services, in 1996. He then started Vorpahl Wing Securities in 1999 and joined the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) along with other regulatory agencies.

His primary interests include:
  • Family
  • Skiing/snowboarding
  • Boating
  • Local Politics
  • Community Service
  • Golfing
Chris Lefkowski Chris Lefkowski, Office Manager chriscl@vorpahlwing.com
The Founding Associate of Vorpahl Wing Securities, she saw and embraced the vision of a start-up company. Ms Lefkowski worked in the Washington Mutual Financial Institution from 1991 to 1996 before joining Tim Vorpahl to help start Spokane Investment Services. In 1999, she helped establish Vorpahl Wing Securities. She has worked in all aspects of the newly established company, including creating and establishing all books and records, client service, research, and bookkeeping. Now, she focuses primarily on creating client profiles, our review process, and works closely with the regulators, clients, and advisors.

Her interests include:
  • Golf
  • Wakeboarding
  • Volleyball
  • Travel
  • Family
Eli Petropoulos Eli Petropoulos, Financial Analyst eli@vorpahlwing.com
Eli is a graduate of Gonzaga University with a BBA in finance. He joined the Vorpahl Wing Securities team in May of 2014. Eli assists in the managing of the "V Star Portfolios", and other research activities including equity holdings, economic indicators, market conditions and valuations, client portfolio reviews and various marketing projects.

Eli is currently studying for his Chartered Financial Analyst Designation.

Eli's Interests are:
  • Weight Lifting
  • Tuba
  • Hunting
  • Football
Gina Vorpahl Gina Vorpahl
Gina was born and raised in the great farming community of St. John Washington. Being raised on the family farm taught her the values of family, hard work and the importance of a strong community. Gina started her career in the travel industry prior to raising her kids and taking care of her family. She was the volunteer coordinator for Moran Prairie School and the past president of the Parent Teacher Group for Moran Prairie’s PTG. She was also the volunteer coordinator for Chase Middle school.

Gina's Interests are:
  • Family
  • Youth Sports
  • Travel
  • Lake time
  • Boating
Sandy Montgomery Sandy Montgomery, Marketing Coordinator sandy@vorpahlwing.com
Sandy is a native of Spokane, and is proud to call it her home. She is very passionate about her community, volunteering at many events that help the homeless and those in need. With over 20 years as a Graphic Designer, she also donates hours for posters, brochures, etc. With her go-to attitude and fun spirit, we are happy to have her join us as our new Marketing Coordinator.

Her personal interests include:
  • Family
  • Friends
  • Reading
  • Community Service and other volunteering