Penny was raised and completed her University education at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. She immigrated to Edmonton in 1980, practicing as a physical therapist. She held many roles over 15 years as a physical therapist, including Chair of the Board of the newly formed College of Physical Therapists Alberta.
Penny then moved into wealth management as a career, where she has practiced as partner and owner of the Omell Financial Group CIBC Wood Gundy, since 1994. She loves hearing about her clients’ lives and helping them be financially sound.
She has served on many boards over the years, including the Downtown Business Association and the Edmonton Community Foundation. In both organizations, she held the position of Board Chair. She holds her ICD.D designation.
Penny is married to Ron and has two adult children. She has become passionate about golf and loves contributing back to the Community.