Our Qualifications

 

Bradley E. Dugdale
Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager, Co-Branch Manager

Brad began his career as a financial advisor with D.A. Davidson & Co. in 1982. He is a graduate of the University of Montana and a former Branch Manager for the Coeur d’ Alene office. He serves, or has served, as a Board Member of the following organizations: Idaho Youth Ranch, North Idaho College Foundation, Mountain West Bank, Concerned Business of North Idaho, Hayden Lake Country Club, Idaho Council on Economic Education. Brad enjoys golf, reading and community service. He is the author of two books on personal finance, “Let’s Save America,” and  “Munny Journey, a Keepsake Journal for Baby’s First Money.” He and his wife Shariae have two sons and recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary.

 


Darin Hayes, CWS®
Vice President, Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager, Co-Branch Manager

Darin entered the securities industry in 2005 with a background that includes advertising, international travel and co-founder of an internet start-up. He is a Portfolio Manager and graduate of the University of Idaho. He serves, or has served, as a Board Member of the following organizations: Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce, EXCEL Foundation, Idaho Financial Literacy Coalition, Get $mart Idaho. He enjoys hiking and fly fishing. He and his wife Monique have one daughter, Teagan.

 

  

 

Kate Absec, RP®
Senior Registered Associate

Kate has been with D.A. Davidson & Co. since 1995 and is both Series 7 and 63 licensed. She is the administrative team leader for The Dugdale | Hayes Group, having worked with Brad for over a decade. Kate is a Montana native and she and her husband Terry have three daughters.

 

 
 




Lisa Farina

Client Associate

Lisa joined D.A. Davidson in 2005 and provides administrative and marketing support.  She is also the 401(k) and retirement plan coordinator for the team. She has a Business Administration degree from San Jose University. She and her husband Paul have two boys.