Vickie Thornton grew up in Austin and relocated to Taylor in 1979 after graduating from Southwest Texas State University with a degree in Accounting. She worked in the Medical Community for 33 years. In 2012 she changed positions and entered the financial services market with Investment Centers of America, Inc. She serves the firm as a Office Manager and holds the Series 6 and 63 registrations with LPL.

Vickie is a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters of the Americas, as well as serving on the Taylor Public Library Board. She participated in the mentoring program at Pasemann Elementary school for 13 years.

Vickie & her husband, Rick reside in Taylor and enjoy traveling as well as spending time with their children and grandchildren.


Jenny Pavelka has been with Dovetail Wealth Management since 2020. She is an Administrative Assistant with prior experience in the financial services industry and holds the Series 6 registration with LPL. She graduated from Texas State University with a degree in Applied Sociology and a minor in business management.

Jenny and her husband, Zach reside in Taylor with their son Jace. In her spare time, she enjoys baking and spending time with her family. It’s rumored she makes over the top birthday cakes.


Margaret Haisler has been with our firm since 1998. She worked full time until 2012 as a Administrative Assistant. Since 2012 she has remained on staff, assisting in customer service and marketing projects on a part time basis.

Margaret is originally from Albuquerque, NM and attended Albuquerque Business College.

Margaret’s background includes working in the corporate office of American Income Life as Registrar & serving as a research analyst for the Trans Alaska Pipeline.

Margaret’s husband, Bob, is an Army veteran. Margaret spent 22 years as a military wife. In the military they traveled extensively serving tours in Germany, Italy and Alaska, as well as numerous stateside locations.

Margaret enjoys reading, cooking and time with her extensive family. She has three great grandchildren! She also enjoys teaching Sunday School.