Duane J. Silbernagel CFP®, CIMA®

Wealth Advisor

Duane J. Silbernagel, CFP®, CIMA® - Duane is a Wealth Advisor with Ocean’s Edge. He began his advising career in 2010 after a career in the civil engineering field and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Oregon Institute of Technology. He has since earned his Certified Financial Planner™ and Certified Investment Management Analyst certifications. He believes his analytical background coupled with a passion for people provides him a comprehensive combination of skills that allow him to be proactive, engaged with clients’ needs and think outside the box when addressing their financial situation. Duane was born and raised in the small rural town of Scio. When not in the office you can find him hunting, fishing, or taking care of his family on his small farm in Neskowin. Duane has three children Orion 10, Liam 7 and Kensley 1.

What to expect when working with Duane – Together, you will assess your current monetary position, explore your financial goals and develop a personalized financial plan to take you through the transitions in your life. Duane strives to provide clear, easily understood explanations of complex financial concepts. This allows you to make an educated decision for your financial future.

Abbie Summers

Operations Manager

Abbie Summers - Operations Manager – with nearly a decade in the industry serving as an assistant Abbie feels she can handle anything that needs her attention. She believes her lived experiences are helpful in guiding others. It is her responsibility to monitor the company’s organizational processes, introduce improvements, and implement different strategies to ensure efficiency as well as actively working with clients and processing requests. Born in Oregon, Abbie spent most of her adolescent years living in Duluth, Minnesota. Her love for the Midwest runs deep, the lakes (water sports), Boundary waters (fishing) and Hockey (Go Bulldogs!) Abbie has three children Trenton (15), Daniel (11) and Kensley (1). When not in the office, you will find her at sporting events cheering on her children.

Ella McWilliams

Client Services Associate

Ella was born and raised in Prineville, Oregon and loves this community. She enjoys helping in the community. Ella has a bachelor’s degree in Community Health from Eastern Oregon University. She is excited to use her experience of customer service to help people with their needs. When not at work, Ella is spending time with her dog Kennedy and enjoys taking her for walks and hikes all over central Oregon.