Established in 2000, Pathway serves individuals and families throughout the United States to achieve each client’s unique goals and desires.
Meet Our Professionals
Our advisors have decades of experience offering broad-based financial management, and we hold MBA-finance degrees as well as industry leading designations including CFP®, CFA and CPA/PFS.
Jim has accumulated expertise from over three decades of experience assisting a wide spectrum of individuals and organizations with their most important financial matters. Jim joined the firm in September of 2016.
Jim received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Lawrence University and is a Certified Financial Planner ™ (CFP®) practitioner.
Before joining Pathway, Jim was a financial advisor and Senior Trust Officer at Merchants Trust Company.
Jim lives with his wife in Essex Junction and has two adult children. He enjoys spending his time outside of the office with his family, volunteering for community organizations, and running and biking on Vermont’s beautiful roads and trails.
Mr. Beaudin founded Pathway Financial Advisors in 2000, and carries nearly 20 years of experience assisting individuals, families and companies with all aspects of financial management as well as business transitions. He splits his time between offices in Atlanta, Georgia, and Burlington, Vermont, working with clients in many states.
Scott attended the University of Vermont where he earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He later graduated with honors from the nationally-recognized Robinson School of Business in Atlanta, Georgia, with a MBA-finance degree. Scott is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) practitioner. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds the Personal Financial Specialist (CPA/PFS) designation awarded by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Before establishing Pathway, Scott worked in various financial management roles including CFO of a large Atlanta-based concern.
Scott shares his skills in the community by serving on the Board of Directors for several charitable entities. His hobbies include hiking, skiing and sailing with his family.
With over 15 years’ experience in financial services and corporate finance, Mr. Beck serves business owners, individuals and families across a spectrum of financial needs. He works in the Atlanta office with clients throughout the Southeast.
Darren earned a bachelor’s degree in Risk Management & Insurance from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business and a MBA-finance degree from the nationally-recognized Robinson School of Business in Atlanta, Georgia. Darren also completed the Terry College of Business’ Executive Program for Financial Planning Certification and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) practitioner.
Before joining Pathway in 2008, Darren consulted with professionals on life, health and disability insurance and later spent several years as a financial analyst for both a super-regional bank and a large investment firm.
Darren is married with three children. He enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis.
Ms. Walsh works with clients throughout the country on comprehensive financial planning and investment management from the Vermont office. She joined Pathway Financial Advisors in 2009.
Rebecca holds a Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University, a Master of Arts in Musicology from the University of Michigan, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Saint Mary’s College. Rebecca is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) practitioner.
Before joining Pathway, Rebecca was the founder and principal of Walsh Financial Planning. Prior to entering the financial planning profession, she worked in non-profit fundraising for The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra and University of Michigan, and supported MAKE Corporation (an IT consulting firm) with financial reporting.
She has served on the Board of Directors of the Vermont Youth Orchestra Association and has been involved with the Women Business Owners Network and the Vermont Consultant’s Network. Rebecca enjoys hiking, reading, playing the piano and traveling with her husband and two young daughters.
Ms. Dostie started her career in finance at Pathway Financial Advisors in 2005, supporting all clients firmwide. She conducts a wide range of functions including financial planning design, quarterly reporting, new and existing account administration, trade support and handling regular client service requests.
Mary holds a Certificate in Financial Planning from the College for Financial Planning, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Buffalo, and an Associates Degree in Accounting from the Community College of Vermont. She is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) practitioner.
Previously, Mary worked for a multinational technology company as well as filling other financial services and client-focused roles.
Mary has served on the Board of Directors for non-profit youth organizations and volunteers time at her children’s school. Outside of the office, Mary also enjoys marathon running and CrossFit.
Mr. Hemmelgarn started in financial services more than 15 years ago and has held various positions throughout the industry. He serves individuals, families, and business owners throughout the Northeast and works out of the Vermont office.
Tony received his B.S. from Buffalo State College and eventually completed the CFP Certification Education Program through the College for Financial Planning. Tony is a Certified Financial Planner ™ (CFP®) practitioner. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) as well as the Investment Management Consultants Association (IMCA).
Before joining Pathway, Tony was the sole founding Principal of Camino Wealth Advisors and previously held the position of Institutional Relationship Manager with NYC based Investment Company.
Outside of the office Tony enjoys skiing, traveling, cooking, and gardening. His interests have taken him to South America to climb in the Andes, snorkeling and diving in Belize, whitewater rafting in Bosnia, as well as a thru-hike of Vermont’s Long Trail. He and his wife are shareholders of the Mad River Glen Cooperative and spend many winter weekends skiing Mad River Glen.
Mr Rinehart leads Pathway Financial Advisors’ investment research program and overseas the firm’s investment portfolio and trading platform. He joined the company in May and brings with him over 10 years of formal investment experience.
Ben is a charterholder of the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Society and a member of the CFA Society of Vermont. He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of Colorado and a Doctorate in Biology from Boston University.
Ben started his financial career in Boston as an equity analyst for a private investment fund and subsequently for a prominent socially responsible asset management firm. More recently, he worked as an investment research analyst for a Vermont-based asset management company.
Ben lives with his wife and two children in Burlington, where he is an active member of the community. He serves in various volunteer roles, including president of Burlington American Little League Baseball. In his free time he enjoys playing tennis, hiking, skiing, travel, playing guitar and coaching youth sports.
Corrie Parker joined Pathway in 2016, with six years of experience working as part of a team that assisted individuals and organizations with a wide range of financial planning and investment needs.
Corrie is a Registered Paraplanner, attended the University of Vermont, and is currently studying for her Certified Trust Financial Advisor designation.
Corrie and her family live in Essex Junction Vermont. She enjoys cooking, exploring Vermont’s great outdoors, and volunteering with local organizations.