Dorward serves as the Senior Resident Director of the North Scottsdale Office for Merrill Lynch and is a Senior Vice President with the firm. Dorward began his career in the financial services industry in 1995 and joined Merrill Lynch in 1997. Since then, he has held a number of leadership positions with the firm and was named to the prestigious Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” list this year.
Dorward has been an active member of the Yellow Jacket Committee since his involvement began in 2010 and was named Committee Member of the Year in 2015-16. Dorward was a Sales Commissioner in 2015, the Lead Sales Commissioner in 2016 when the Committee raised $3.4 million and was the Lead Engagement Commissioner in 2017. Dorward has also served as a team liaison and chaired the Fiesta Bowl Hole-in-One competition.
Dorward and his wife have two children and reside in Paradise Valley.