McKernan joined the Progeny team in July 2021 as a Paraplanner. He has just under 8 years’ worth of experience working as a Paraplanner, most recently at Macintosh James & Partners where he produced suitability reports and letters of recommendation for clients.
Based in Crossgates, McKernan has joined our growing Leeds office. He is keen to obtain his Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning and is currently studying towards AF1.
He has worked in financial services ever since graduating from Liverpool John Moores University in 1994. McKernan has a wealth of experience having served in a variety of roles including an IFA Administrator and Telephone Broker Consultant, before becoming a Mortgage Paraplanner and then Paraplanner in 2013.
Outside of work, McKernan is an avid gym goer and enjoys his daily morning work outs. He is also a keen gardener when he gets the chance.