Wallace is an accomplished financial professional, an award-winning author, facilitator and teacher. His first book Love and Money: Conversations to Have Before You Get Married, won the Excellence in Financial Literacy Education – Book of the Year Award. Wallace has over 40 years of experience in financial services including as partner in a global accounting firm and an executive officer in a large North American bank. He is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and was elected a Fellow (FCPA) for distinguished service to the profession. He has also successfully passed the US Certified Public Accountant examination. He is an experienced negotiator and Harvard-trained teacher of negotiation. He uses these skills to design and teach principled negotiation programs for financial service and professional firms. For many years, Wallace has volunteered and contributed to financial literacy and financial capability outreach programs.