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Caroline Cranston
CFP® (Certified Financial Planner), CFDS® (Chartered Financial Divorce Specialist), Q.Med (Qualified Mediator)
Founder and Owner

Trained and skilled in the areas of Mediation, Workplace Assessments and Investigations, Conflict Coaching, Negotiation, Facilitation, Divorce Financial Analysis, and Financial Planning.


  • Fairway Divorce Solutions, Independently Negotiated Resolution (INR)™ Certified Professional

  • Certified Financial Planner – CFP

  • Certified Financail Divorce Specialist – CFDS

  • Personal Financial Planner – PFP

  • ADR Institute of Canada - Qualified Mediator (Q.Med)

  • Licenced Private Investigator & Security Professional

  • Certified Senior Advisor - Canadian Academy of Senior Advisors

  • Mediation for Professionals Certificate – Herzing College

  • Community Mental Health Certificate – Herzing College

  • Private Investigation Certificate - Bow Valley College Calgary

  • Indigenous Relations Training Program Participatory Certificate – University of Calgary

  • Presenting to Inspire Action – Institute for Learning

  • SME Studies Diploma - Institute of Canadian Bankers

  • Financial Services for Business Certificate of Achievement - Institute of Canadian Bankers

  • Commissioner for Oaths in and for Alberta

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute Alberta (ADRIA), Member

  • Community Mediation Calgary Society, Member


Caroline has 26 years of experience in the Banking Industry and Leadership, she brings her knowledge along with her practical and personal experiences to her work in Mediation, Financial Planning, Divorce Financial Analysis and Workplace Investigations.

Caroline is an experienced Speaker, Coach, Trainer and Presenter.  She has a passion for continued learning and working with people to help them reach their goals and live life confidently. 

Dan Olsen

Senior Associate

Trained and skilled in the areas of Coaching and Investigations

  • Fairway Divorce Solutions, Independently Negotiated Resolution (INR)™ - Certificate of Completion

  • Mediation for Professionals Certificate – Herzing College

  • Bow Valley College – Private Investigation Certificate

  • Columbia College - Security Certificate

  • Coaching Association of Canada – Advanced Level One

  • Germany Ice Hockey Federation – “A” License

  • SAIT – Business Administration

  • SAIT – Business Management

  • Purchasing Management Association of Canada – Professional Purchasing Certificate

  • Community Mediation Calgary Society, Member


Dan brings with him 30 years of Professional Hockey League Coaching and Leadership experience within both North America and Europe and 4 years a Professional Hockey Player in Europe.  He has 18 years experience in the Oil and Gas Industry with both field experience and Project Management procurement.  He also has 2 years of experience as a Union Representative for Electrical Workers. 

Trained and skilled in the areas of Mediation, Coaching and Investigations, he has a strong passion for Coaching and using Alternative Dispute Resolution; Mediation is a way to work through conflict which provides the opportunity for parties to come to a mutually agreed upon solution allows for continued communication between parties.

Dan also believes that workplace assessments and investigations conducted in a professional and confidential manner can be instrumental in assisting companies and leaders make decisions with confidence.

Caroline Cranston
Dan Olsen
DCO Consulting Solutions
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