Who We Are

Jonathan G. Cameron, CFP®

Principal, Investment Adviser Representative

Jonathan is a founder and principal of CameronDowning, a Registered Investment Advisory firm. He has 10+ years of experience in the financial services industry. As a Board certified financial planner, he is passionate about providing independent financial advice that makes a difference in people’s lives. Together with his business partner, Glenn Downing, he established CameronDowning in 2014.

A Miami native, Jonathan is a Cuban-American and speaks Spanish as well as English. Growing up in the Redland area of South Dade, he was surrounded by mango and avocado groves. He and his wife attend Granada Presbyterian Church. He enjoys exploring the Florida Everglades, camping, hiking, and kayaking. 
Jonathan serves on various non-profit boards in the community. He is Chair of the FIU Honors College Community Advisory Board and Treasurer on the FIU English Alumni Board. He is the Immediate Past President of the FIU Honors College Alumni, which he founded and led for 5 years.


Glenn J. Downing, CFP®

Principal, Investment Adviser Representative

Glenn is a founder and principal of CameronDowning. In addition to his personal financial planning practice and CFP® instruction, he is the 2016 Chapter President of the Financial Planning Association of Miami.

He has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner since 2006. An experienced CFP® instructor, Glenn Downing has been involved in teaching the certification curriculum since 2006. This is his sixth year of taking students through all seven modules of the Ken Zahn certification curriculum.

In February of 2010 Glenn was honored by being invited to become a Board member of the Miami-Dade Citizens’ Independent Transportation Trust. This is the trust which was established by legislation in 2002 when Miami-Dade voters increased their sales tax by ½ penny to fund transportation infrastructure improvements, and which oversees all disbursements from that revenue.


Charles P. Rego

Director of Business Development

Charles comes to Cameron Downing with more than twenty years of experience in both the public and private sectors.  His experience spans wealth management, international banking, compliance and financial investigations. He has lectured at many conferences throughout the US, Latin America and the Caribbean, been the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, and is a Fellow with the US Naval Order.

Charles’ military career has spanned over twenty-three years of combined active and reserve service in the US Air Force and US Navy. He is a veteran of deployments throughout Southwest Asia and Latin America and is the recipient of the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, and National Intelligence Meritorious Unit Citation, among others. Currently he continues to serve as a reserve US Naval Officer assigned to US Southern Command, Doral, FL.  He is also spearheading the development of the Miami Military Museum Library and Center for Research in order to memorialize and capture the historical significance the military has played in the South Florida community.

Charles holds a B.A. in Political Science from Florida International University, and is a graduate student at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.  An advocate of advanced collegiate education, Charles volunteers as the President of the FIU Alumni Veterans Chapter, where he helps pursue Veteran Education opportunities and support for local veteran entrepreneurship. Through his work alongside FIU alumni and community partners, Charles has helped advocate for legislation to further advance educational opportunities for veterans in the State of Florida as well as support the education and development of veteran entrepreneurs within the community.

Emmanuel Malave

Marketing Associate

Emmanuel is currently a senior at Florida International University pursuing his bachelors degree in computer science. Having an interested in design, he picked up a course on Human Computer Interaction and taught himself WordPress, HTML and CSS. He intends to use this knowledge plus a client-first approach to properly design and market the CameronDowning website.