Our Team

Our Team

David N. Tinsley, CLU®, ChFC®, AIF®

Financial Services Representative

David brings several decades of planning experience to his advisory and wealth management practice at Tinsley Financial Group. He left the banking industry in 1980 and entered the financial services industry. He has served as a financial advisor ever since.

For 15 years, David was the resident investment specialist for the DeYoung-Wasgatt Insurance Agency, which, in turn, was a large general agency for the New England Life Insurance Company and New England Securities. In this role, he was responsible for training and supporting 40 advisors. In 2016, he joined Commonwealth Financial Network,® the largest privately held independent broker/dealer in the country.

David earned his Chartered Life Underwriter® (CLU®) and Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) designations from the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in 1984. He also holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 22, 63, and 65 securities registrations and the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) designation. 

David has served as president of the Estate and Business Planning Council of Worcester County; president of the Worcester Life Underwriters Association; president of the Massachusetts Life Underwriters Association (now MEFA); and ethics chairman of the Society of Financial Service Professionals of Central Massachusetts. 

Originally from Worcester, David attended Classical High School and received a BA in history from the College of the Holy Cross in 1969. He lived in Sterling, Massachusetts, from 1975 to 2017, when he and his wife, Carolyn, moved to Boylston. David and Carolyn also have a home in Centerville, Massachusetts. He is the proud father of seven sons and three grandsons (and counting). He enjoys fishing, golf, spending time with family and friends, and his frequent travels to Cape Cod.

George E. Vogel, ChFC®, MSFS, AIF®

Employee Benefits Services

George is president, employee benefits services, at Tinsley Financial Group, LLC. He has more than 30 years of experience in the employee benefits area. He is a Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®), Chartered Life Underwriter® (CLU®), and licensed insurance consultant.

George has served on the boards of numerous educational and social service organizations. He is a past president of the Worcester Estate and Business Planning Council, the Wachusett Area Rotary Club, and the Chapter of Financial Services Professionals of Worcester.

George has taught numerous courses in the Employee Benefit and Financial Services curriculum of the Chartered Financial Consultant program. He also taught the Executive Benefits course in the graduate programs of the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.

George is a graduate of Nichols College with a degree in business management. He holds an MS in financial services from the American College, and a master of divinity degree from the Andover Newton Theological School in Newton, Massachusetts.

George has spoken throughout the U.S. on employee benefits and financial services issues. He has written numerous articles on employee benefits and financial services topics and is co-author of Anderson on Financial Planning, published by Dow Jones-Irwin.

Daniel C. Tinsley, AIF®

Financial Services Representative

Dan has worked as a financial advisor since 2012. He works primarily with business owners, physicians, executives, and successful families throughout southern New England and Florida. He is passionate about helping clients develop clarity and focus on their financial and estate planning goals.   

Dan holds the FINRA 6, 63, and 65 securities registrations. He holds securities licenses in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, and California. He also holds the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) designation. 

Dan graduated from Wachusett Regional High School and the College of the Holy Cross, where he received a BA in philosophy in 2001. He lives in Rutland, Massachusetts, with his family. Outside of work, Dan enjoys spending quality time with family and close friends. He also enjoys reading, hunting, exercise, and nutrition.

Laurie A. Hamilton, FLMI

Executive Assistant

Laurie has worked in financial services for more than 25 years and has been with Tinsley Financial for the past 14 years. She has extensive experience assisting in life, disability, long-term care, and annuity sales for Tinsley Financial Group. She also provides exceptional, personalized customer service to our clients.

Laurie is life licensed and holds the FINRA Series 6 securities registration and the FLMI (Fellow, Life Management Institute) designation.

Laurie graduated from Norton High School and received her associate degree in business administration from Massasoit Community College.

Laurie resides in Worcester, Massachusetts, with her two children. She enjoys spending time at the softball and field hockey fields supporting her daughter and helping out with her son's DJ business. She also enjoys hiking, cooking for her friends, reading, and spending time with her five brothers and sisters.

Amanda L. Grenon

Executive Assistant

Amanda is the newest member of Tinsley Financial. For seven years, she worked in various IT environments and in customer support. Since joining the team, Amanda has become the IT consultant for the office and has taken on a variety of administrative tasks. She has been working closely with others to learn about the world of life insurance and investments.

Amanda graduated from Auburn Senior High School and Quinsigamond Community College, receiving two associate degrees and a certificate in computer information systems. 

Amanda recently moved back to her hometown of Auburn and became a first-time homeowner with her boyfriend. When not working on home projects, she enjoys playing board games and watching TV.