Our Associates

John Cameron, CFP®
Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor

John joined D.A. Davidson with over 20 years of experience in the investment industry, most recently as a Wealth Advisor with Umpqua Bank. He earned a bachelor's degree in international relations and Japanese studies from Bucknell University, a certificate of Completion for studies at Waseda University in Japan, and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM certificant.

A graduate of Leadership Clark County, his commitment to community responsibility includes prior service with several local boards of directors and current board work for the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools.


Michelle Wanless
Registered Client Associate

Michelle came to D.A. Davidson in 2018 with over 16 years of experience working in the investment services industry, most recently from a registered independent advisor firm where she was the Chief Operations Officer. Michelle earned her bachelor's degree in business administration from Warner Pacific University in Portland, Oregon. When not at the office, she enjoys all the outdoor activities the Pacific Northwest has to offer. You will regularly find her on a hiking trail or paddling out in her kayak.


Our Extended Team of Wealth Management Experts 

Through us you have access to our Integrated Wealth Planning Strategic Partners, offering expertise in financial, estate and wealth planning.

Molly Filbin, CTFA
Vice President, Trust Officer

Molly joined D.A. Davidson Trust Company with over 15 years of trust experience, most recently with Umpqua Bank. She holds a Certified Trust and Financial Advisor™ (CTFA™) certification. Her far-ranging experience includes ongoing trust administration and post-mortem estate settlement, and the management and oversight of trust department staff, audits, policy and procedure. Molly's strengths lie in her straightforward communication style and her ability to apply complex strategies through a simplified execution plan.

Molly assists clients with the development and implementation of trusts and estate plans, including long-term plan administration and integrating investment strategies. She specializes in offering personalized service based on each client's circumstances, especially in the areas of Family Office administration and managing clients' probate matters, trust administration needs and tax planning. Molly has always considered it a privilege to meet families, often in times of tension or loss, and assist them in planning and implementing practical strategies for wealth preservation and transfer.

She is a graduate of Gonzaga University with a bachelor's degree in biology. Molly serves on the board of the Estate Planning Council of Southwest Washington, volunteers with the PeaceHealth Southwest Hospital Foundation's Planned Giving Committee, and is a 2015 graduate of Leadership Clark County.

John Briscoe
Vice President, Trust and Estate Planning

John joined D.A. Davidson in 2017 with a wealth of comprehensive estate planning experience, most recently managing his own law firm. Prior to that, he spent several years with a boutique estate planning firm that served as fiduciary and asset managers on trusts, including closely held businesses, real estate, and other special assets.

John holds a J.D. from the University of Oklahoma where he was Federal Editor for the Law Review, a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Central Oklahoma, and also studied at Queen's College, University of Oxford, UK. John has served on the board of the Estate Planning Council of Southwest Washington and other professional and charitable associations.

Tanya Korolkova
Personal Trust Administrator

Tanya joined D.A. Davidson Trust Company in 2017 with six years of prior trust experience, most recently with Umpqua Bank. Focused on meeting clients' and beneficiaries' needs, she has extensive abilities relating to trust administration. Tanya is a graduate of Washington State University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in business administration with a focus on human resources.

Outside of work, Tanya volunteers with Compassion Connect, a free day clinic that provides dental and medical services to low-income families, and as a lunch buddy with Vancouver Public Schools. She also enjoys traveling, vacations with family and photography.