Emily Griffiths-Hamilton is a chartered accountant, a family enterprise advisor, and a conflict resolution coach who brings three generations of experience to the subject of succession and wealth-transition planning. Her maternal grandfather, veterinarian Dr. William Ballard, was one of North America's greatest dynamic wealth creators. Her father, Frank A. Griffiths, FCA, built a highly successful sports and media empire. Griffiths-Hamilton herself has been the co-owner of a National Hockey League team, the Vancouver Canucks; a National Basketball Association franchise, the Vancouver Grizzlies; and a state-of-the-art arena. Griffiths-Hamilton's professional training, expertise, and unique first-hand experience have given her a deep understanding of the benefits of clear, considered succession planning. Today, she is passionate about advising individuals and families on the effective, responsible transition of wealth over generations. Emily Griffiths-Hamilton lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, with her husband, Paul Hamilton, a chartered accountant and Portfolio Manager. They are the parents of two adult sons.