Our Team

Gabe co-founded Taylor Hoffman after five years of investment advisory experience with a multi-national brokerage firm. He has an MBA and BBA from Cambell University. An avid outdoorsman and woodworker, Gabe is married to his wife Deidra and proud father to two children, Elliot and Graham.


Diane has worked in the securities industry since 1996 in various positions with large brokerage firms. Upon learning about Brandon & Gabe’s intention to open a purpose-driven investment firm, she happily joined them in their mission. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from VCU and enjoys spending time with her daughter and family.

Client Service Coordinator

Taylor has five years of experience in the financial planning industry and spent one additional year as an Assurance Associate for a “Big 4” accounting firm. He holds a dual BBA and Masters Degree in Accounting from Baylor University. An avid college football fan, Taylor is proudly married to his wife, Kelsey, and father to his two children, Graham and Pierson.


Raymond grew up in Budapest, Hungary, where he played tennis for the Hungarian Junior Davis Cup team. At the age of 16, received the Davis United World College Scholarship, which was established by legendary investor Shelby Cullom Davis, allowing him to continue his education in the United States. He is a Cum Laude graduate in Economics and Finance from the Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond.

Raymond Kanyo

After amassing over 20+ years of wealth management and portfolio management experience, Brandon co-founded Taylor Hoffman. He creates a culture of care for his employees and believes in building a business based on strong foundations. Brandon is a board member for both the Richmond Symphony and the James Monroe Memorial Foundation. Married to his wife, Nan, Brandon has three children Cate, Brett, and Kinsey. His hobbies include reading business biographies and attending his kids’ sporting events (tennis, swimming, and golf).

Brandon Taylor
Managing Partner & CIO
A wealth management experience
exclusively tailored to you and your family.

As a purpose-driven firm that genuinely cares about people, we believe in fostering long-term relationships. Through our highly personalized, relationship-based service, we empower families to become and remain financially independent.