Meet the Team

"Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." - Helen Keller

 

  
   Gregory J. McLaughlin, MS, CFP®, AIF
®
   Financial Planner
   Serving clients since 1999


   Telephone: 781.446.5016
   Email: gmclaughlin@centinelfg.com

 

Greg's practice provides a range of financial planning, investment and insurance solutions for individuals, families, executives, and small businesses. Greg and his team strive to stay on the cutting edge of changes in today's marketplace, so that your financial plan can stay current with legislative, insurance and investment developments. The team is dedicated to helping you realize your personal financial goals by looking at your financial picture through a 360 degree lens while balancing two very important components; emotions and finances.

In 2011, Greg was awarded the South Shore Stars 40 Under 40 Award which recognizes 40 men and women under the age of 40 for professional accomplishments, civic engagement and leadership. In his spare time he enjoys reading, golfing and playing basketball. Greg frequently conducts workshops and seminars on a wide variety of topics for corporations and professional organizations. Greg was born in Quincy, MA and currently resides in Marblehead, MA with his wife and children.

 

  
  
 
   Erica Mellone, CFP
®
   Financial Planner
  


   Telephone: 781.446.5036
   Email: emellone@centinelfg.com



Erica has worked independently within Centinel Financial Group as a Financial Planner since 2008. While continuing to pursue her independent role, she has also expanded by joining Greg and his team.  Erica has proven to be an integral part in the financial planning process for the team's clients. Additionally, Erica works closely with product specialists to research the appropriate solutions specific to each client's needs and goals. She is also available for client meetings when necessary. Erica passed the CFP® exam in the summer of 2012 to earn her Certified Financial Planner®, designation. She has a niche focus in working with single women who have experienced a divorce or the loss of a spouse and are in need of financial guidance. Her ability to be analytical with a personal touch makes her extremely valuable to the team. She currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts with her dog, Luca. Erica has completed three consecutive Boston Marathons and enjoys taking spin classes.


 

 
   Ragnhild Berghall

   Operations Assistant
  


   Telephone: 781.446.5013
   Email: rberghall@centinelfg.com



As Operations Assistant, Ragnhild supports the team by helping to facilitate the client experience model through ongoing service, communications, and the coordination of planning and review meetings. Prior to joining Centinel Financial Group, Ragnhild was part of the advertising division of Comcast, both as member of their operations team and as a coordinator for one of their sales offices. She also took some time to raise a family, during which she pursued a career in real estate. Ragnhild enjoys traveling, photography and spending time with family and friends. She currently resides in Boston with her husband and their two young children. 

 

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