Investment Advisory Services, Financial Planning, Wealth Management and Retirement Plan Services in Denver, CO

Beacon Pointe is a Denver based wealth advisor and is one of the largest independent Registered Investment Advisor firms (RIAs) in the nation working with institutions, defined contribution plans, individuals and families. Our team of investment advisors and financial planners in Denver focuses on full service financial planning and research driven investments.

Our fiduciary responsibility to clients and our holistic allWEALTH® approach addresses all aspects of your financial well-being including but not limited to wealth and retirement planning, estate and tax strategy planning, insurance reviews and risk assessments, charitable giving and education planning, values-based (SRI/ESG) investing, life transition support for divorcées and widows, financial planning for business owners and multi-generational family wealth and legacy planning.

We look forward to connecting with you virtually or at our Denver office to see how best we can assist you with your investment portfolio and financial planning needs.

Meet the Denver Team

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Brooke H. Jess, CFP®

Director of Operations

Brooke Jess is the Director of Client Services at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for oversight of client services and investment operations. Brooke brings over 14 years of experience in financial services and wealth management and holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification. Prior to joining BPWA she worked at Versant Capital Management, Inc., GenSpring Family Offices (formerly Inlign Wealth Management, LLC), and FBR Investment Management, Inc. Her previous roles included various operations functions such as account administration processes, creation and implementation of portfolios, trading, as well as staff training and development. Brooke received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She is married and lives with her husband and three dogs in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kelsey Hudson

Relationship Manager

Kelsey brings over nine years of experience in financial services and wealth management. Prior to joining BPWA, she worked for a RIA in Dallas, TX, Charles Schwab and Wells Fargo Bank. Her previous roles included day-to-day operations such as account maintenance, money movement, and trading. Kelsey received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She currently lives in Mesa, AZ with her family and their two border collie Aussies. In her free time, she loves to shop, travel and explore new places/ restaurants in the Valley with her family.

Kenneth B. Kann, MBA

Regional Director, Wealth Advisor

Kenneth Kann is a Regional Director and Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for client service and new client development. With 28 years of experience in the financial industry, Ken has extensive knowledge of investments, insurance, tax, estate and retirement planning. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Ken was a VP and Sr. Portfolio Manager with Windsor Capital Management. Before that, Ken was a National Director of Advisor Services at Financial Engines where he had the unique opportunity to work for Nobel prize winner, William Sharpe. Ken also spent 15 years at Charles Schwab as Vice President and Director in various enterprises within the firm. Ken holds a BA in Psychology from the University of South Florida, an MBA, as well as a Post Baccalaureate degree in Accounting from Arizona State W.P. Carey School of Business. In his free time, Ken enjoys working out, traveling, and spending time with family.

Seth Guenther, CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®

Wealth Advisor

Seth is a Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe serving the Scottsdale, AZ and Denver, CO regions and is responsible for client service and new client development.  He brings over 15 years of investment experience.  As a Certified Investment Management Analyst, and a Chartered Financial Consultant, Seth specializes in portfolio construction, portfolio management and all phases of a financial plan to provide customized solutions for client goals. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe, Seth was with Oppenheimer Funds where he worked as a consultant to Registered Investment Advisors (RIA).  His previous role included portfolio analysis, business coaching, and finding ways to make RIA’s more efficient.  Prior to Oppenheimer Funds, he worked with Mutual of America where he focused on non-profit organizations and foundations assisting with investment solutions and employee benefits.  Seth graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance. Seth holds five industry designations CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®.  Seth enjoys anything sports related, coaching and traveling with his wife and five children.

Stephanie Rumold, CFP®, CPWA®

Partner, Managing Director

Stephanie is responsible for providing customized wealth management solutions for clients. Before joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Stephanie worked for First Republic, and prior to that, she was an investment advisor at Opes Advisors. She has also held roles as vice president and financial consultant with Charles Schwab and Co. Previously, she worked in the Premier Banking Group of Bank of America, managing a portfolio of high-net-worth clients. Stephanie is passionate about empowering women both personally and professionally and is a member of the E-women’s Network in Palo Alto and an active member of Beacon Pointe’s Women’s Advisory Institute. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from Boise State University, and she holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification.

Meet the Denver Team

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Brooke H. Jess, CFP®

Director of Operations

Brooke Jess is the Director of Client Services at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for oversight of client services and investment operations. Brooke brings over 14 years of experience in financial services and wealth management and holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification. Prior to joining BPWA she worked at Versant Capital Management, Inc., GenSpring Family Offices (formerly Inlign Wealth Management, LLC), and FBR Investment Management, Inc. Her previous roles included various operations functions such as account administration processes, creation and implementation of portfolios, trading, as well as staff training and development. Brooke received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She is married and lives with her husband and three dogs in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kelsey Hudson

Relationship Manager

Kelsey brings over nine years of experience in financial services and wealth management. Prior to joining BPWA, she worked for a RIA in Dallas, TX, Charles Schwab and Wells Fargo Bank. Her previous roles included day-to-day operations such as account maintenance, money movement, and trading. Kelsey received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She currently lives in Mesa, AZ with her family and their two border collie Aussies. In her free time, she loves to shop, travel and explore new places/ restaurants in the Valley with her family.

Kenneth B. Kann, MBA

Regional Director, Wealth Advisor

Kenneth Kann is a Regional Director and Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for client service and new client development. With 28 years of experience in the financial industry, Ken has extensive knowledge of investments, insurance, tax, estate and retirement planning. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Ken was a VP and Sr. Portfolio Manager with Windsor Capital Management. Before that, Ken was a National Director of Advisor Services at Financial Engines where he had the unique opportunity to work for Nobel prize winner, William Sharpe. Ken also spent 15 years at Charles Schwab as Vice President and Director in various enterprises within the firm. Ken holds a BA in Psychology from the University of South Florida, an MBA, as well as a Post Baccalaureate degree in Accounting from Arizona State W.P. Carey School of Business. In his free time, Ken enjoys working out, traveling, and spending time with family.

Seth Guenther, CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®

Wealth Advisor

Seth is a Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe serving the Scottsdale, AZ and Denver, CO regions and is responsible for client service and new client development.  He brings over 15 years of investment experience.  As a Certified Investment Management Analyst, and a Chartered Financial Consultant, Seth specializes in portfolio construction, portfolio management and all phases of a financial plan to provide customized solutions for client goals. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe, Seth was with Oppenheimer Funds where he worked as a consultant to Registered Investment Advisors (RIA).  His previous role included portfolio analysis, business coaching, and finding ways to make RIA’s more efficient.  Prior to Oppenheimer Funds, he worked with Mutual of America where he focused on non-profit organizations and foundations assisting with investment solutions and employee benefits.  Seth graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance. Seth holds five industry designations CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®.  Seth enjoys anything sports related, coaching and traveling with his wife and five children.

Stephanie Rumold, CFP®, CPWA®

Partner, Managing Director

Stephanie is responsible for providing customized wealth management solutions for clients. Before joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Stephanie worked for First Republic, and prior to that, she was an investment advisor at Opes Advisors. She has also held roles as vice president and financial consultant with Charles Schwab and Co. Previously, she worked in the Premier Banking Group of Bank of America, managing a portfolio of high-net-worth clients. Stephanie is passionate about empowering women both personally and professionally and is a member of the E-women’s Network in Palo Alto and an active member of Beacon Pointe’s Women’s Advisory Institute. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from Boise State University, and she holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification.

Meet the Denver Team

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Brooke H. Jess, CFP®

Director of Operations

Brooke Jess is the Director of Client Services at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for oversight of client services and investment operations. Brooke brings over 14 years of experience in financial services and wealth management and holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification. Prior to joining BPWA she worked at Versant Capital Management, Inc., GenSpring Family Offices (formerly Inlign Wealth Management, LLC), and FBR Investment Management, Inc. Her previous roles included various operations functions such as account administration processes, creation and implementation of portfolios, trading, as well as staff training and development. Brooke received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She is married and lives with her husband and three dogs in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kelsey Hudson

Relationship Manager

Kelsey brings over nine years of experience in financial services and wealth management. Prior to joining BPWA, she worked for a RIA in Dallas, TX, Charles Schwab and Wells Fargo Bank. Her previous roles included day-to-day operations such as account maintenance, money movement, and trading. Kelsey received her Bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University. She currently lives in Mesa, AZ with her family and their two border collie Aussies. In her free time, she loves to shop, travel and explore new places/ restaurants in the Valley with her family.

Kenneth B. Kann, MBA

Regional Director, Wealth Advisor

Kenneth Kann is a Regional Director and Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors (BPWA) Arizona and is responsible for client service and new client development. With 28 years of experience in the financial industry, Ken has extensive knowledge of investments, insurance, tax, estate and retirement planning. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Ken was a VP and Sr. Portfolio Manager with Windsor Capital Management. Before that, Ken was a National Director of Advisor Services at Financial Engines where he had the unique opportunity to work for Nobel prize winner, William Sharpe. Ken also spent 15 years at Charles Schwab as Vice President and Director in various enterprises within the firm. Ken holds a BA in Psychology from the University of South Florida, an MBA, as well as a Post Baccalaureate degree in Accounting from Arizona State W.P. Carey School of Business. In his free time, Ken enjoys working out, traveling, and spending time with family.

Seth Guenther, CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®

Wealth Advisor

Seth is a Wealth Advisor at Beacon Pointe serving the Scottsdale, AZ and Denver, CO regions and is responsible for client service and new client development.  He brings over 15 years of investment experience.  As a Certified Investment Management Analyst, and a Chartered Financial Consultant, Seth specializes in portfolio construction, portfolio management and all phases of a financial plan to provide customized solutions for client goals. Prior to joining Beacon Pointe, Seth was with Oppenheimer Funds where he worked as a consultant to Registered Investment Advisors (RIA).  His previous role included portfolio analysis, business coaching, and finding ways to make RIA’s more efficient.  Prior to Oppenheimer Funds, he worked with Mutual of America where he focused on non-profit organizations and foundations assisting with investment solutions and employee benefits.  Seth graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance. Seth holds five industry designations CIMA®, ChFC®, CLU®, CEBS®, CRPS®.  Seth enjoys anything sports related, coaching and traveling with his wife and five children.

Stephanie Rumold, CFP®, CPWA®

Partner, Managing Director

Stephanie is responsible for providing customized wealth management solutions for clients. Before joining Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors, Stephanie worked for First Republic, and prior to that, she was an investment advisor at Opes Advisors. She has also held roles as vice president and financial consultant with Charles Schwab and Co. Previously, she worked in the Premier Banking Group of Bank of America, managing a portfolio of high-net-worth clients. Stephanie is passionate about empowering women both personally and professionally and is a member of the E-women’s Network in Palo Alto and an active member of Beacon Pointe’s Women’s Advisory Institute. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance from Boise State University, and she holds the Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) certification.

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