What are 3 words people use to describe you?
Positive. Loyal. Empathetic.
What are you most grateful for?
The incredible love from my family and friends, and my health.
What gets you excited about life?
The never ending possibilities to learn. Every day is a new adventure that can teach you something.
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
Don’t sweat the small stuff. Life is too short.
How do you define success?
Being able to “show up” every day and give your best self, regardless of circumstance. Every day is a learning opportunity; if you are able to learn at least one thing every day you have achieved success.
What is your proudest achievement?
Moving across the country and getting out of my comfort zone.
What life lesson did you learn the hard way?
Always trust your initial instinct. It is usually never wrong.
What was the best book you’ve read and why?
Stephen Covey’s, “7 Habits of Highly Effective People”. Although the concepts may be common sense, the book illustrates how each individual reader can incorporate these ideas in their everyday life in and outside of the workplace.
What does Your Life Integrated mean to you?
My Life Integrated means taking all the things life throws at you, good or bad, being true to yourself and proud of the person you have become to achieve ultimate happiness.
Cortnie Deakyne joined Integrated Wealth Management in November 2015 as a Client Service Associate. In her role, Cortnie provides client service support for the Cypress Group and is responsible for a variety of client service tasks including servicing accounts, processing account paperwork, and relationship management.
Cortnie is originally from Annapolis, Maryland and graduated from Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Management. Prior to joining Integrated Wealth Management, Cortnie worked for Aerotek Staffing for several years before moving to Phoenix, Arizona in 2014 to open a new operation with the same company. In 2015, Cortnie relocated to the Palm Desert area shortly before working for IWM. Cortnie enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, running, and being by the beach. Cortnie also enjoys trips exploring the West Coast and traveling back to Maryland to spend time with family and friends.