Our Team

Daniel S. Blake CFP®, MS, CFBS, RICP®


(716) 662-0070


Dan Blake is a seasoned financial planning professional with over thirty years of experience helping clients plan for their future. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corp., Dan began his career in financial services with a local public...

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Justin LaRosa

Investments Manager


Justin LaRosa leads the investment research, operations, cashiering, and client servicing functions of the organization. Justin joined SFG in the fall of 2020 and specializes in portfolio construction, equity research, and 401(k) plan...

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Nanci L. Pipo RICP® ChFC®, CLU®, CLTC

Vice President & Partner


Nanci Pipo became the second employee of Southtowns Financial Group when she joined the firm in 1997 as Dan's assistant. With Dan's support, Nanci took full advantage of the myriad of educational opportunities the financial services...

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