Vesta Vetted Professionals in Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Vesta’s network of divorce professionals have earned the reputation of being passionate about their vocations and dedicated to you and your family during this life transition. They are leaders in the fields of:
We have professionals in the following Hubs in Massachusetts & Rhode Island:
- North Attleboro
- North Shore (Danvers/Beverly)
- Providence, RI
If you would like to be connected to any of our Massachusetts & Rhode Island professionals, please contact us at (508) 744-6014 or Team@VestaDivorce.com.
Vesta offers complimentary, personalized consultations at our various events so that you can meet the high-caliber legal and financial professionals, and other divorce specialists with whom you feel comfortable and trust. Or contact us and we will schedule an introduction for you.
Vesta’s Founder and Network of Professionals in Massachusetts and Rhode Island
- Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation (MCFM)
- Certified Mediator
- Board of Directors
- Chairperson, MCFM Court Connected Mediation Committee
- Program Director, MCFM Court Connected Mediation, Middlesex Probate Court Pilot Member, Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM) Member, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Member, Family Law Section, Massachusetts Bar Association Volunteer mediator, Middlesex Probate & Family Court
- Volunteer attorney, Massachusetts Probate & Family Court ARC program (Attorneys Representing Children)
Learn more about David Kellem at www.kellemlawgroup.com
Nina Bond, CPA, CDFA®
Jim Ditzel, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, CASL®, MSM
Jim has had numerous family members go through divorce. He also has many experiences helping to advise clients through the different stages in divorce. This has given him a deep appreciation and understanding of the psychological, emotion and financial impact that divorce can have.
Jim grew up on the South Shore, and currently resides in Norwell, MA with his wife Amy. She holds a doctorate degree (Doctor of Nursing Practice) and is a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner through Boston Children’s Hospital, at South Shore Hospital. They have two children: James II and Hannah. Jim and Amy are big supporters of the March of Dimes, Rally to Give, and other local charities. Jim also donates time to local colleges and schools in teaching 20 or more Adult Financial Education programs around Massachusetts a year, as well as helping to coach his children’s hockey teams.
In his free time Jim loves spending time on the water with his family and friends. He also spends time under the water scuba diving and exploring uncharted waters. Learn more about Jim at commonwealthfinancialgroup
Andrea McGrath, CDFA®, CFP®
Learn more about Andrea at www.strategicdivorceplanning.com
Samantha Steer, CDFA®
David Consigli, CPA
David is a Certified Public Accountant with an Accreditation in Business Valuation, and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst. David’s philosophy of practice is built around providing clients with outstanding creative and personalized quality services. David’s experience and expertise help him provide clients with the tools and resources they need to understand the valuation of closely-held businesses, especially when it comes to divorce. His strengths in communicating the results to clients is one of the qualities that makes him a leader in the industry. Learn more about David at AAFCPA.com
Alicia is a Realtor with years of experience in the Metrowest and Worcester residential markets. Her client profiles range from first time to active adult to luxury. She has knowledge of new construction processes and more recent knowledge of bankruptcy. She works closely with the Court selling properties through this process. In addition, she is a professional Stager; has multiple designations and is consistently recognized as a RACM Top Producer. Alicia has a special interest in working with those going through divorce. Having experienced Divorce herself 8 years ago she knows how stressful it can be. Maintaining balance for her family was paramount and proved successful by raising 3 children on her own. As a result of this experience and selling her marital home, she is passionate about sharing her skills with others. Learn more about Alicia at www.andrewabu.com
Kristin Baily DiCrescenzo
Amy is a Platinum Keller Williams top agent in Southeastern MA, Cape Cod and RI. She combines her enthusiasm for the real estate business with over 17 years of proven experience. Her commitment to service and expertise, patience, as well as her down to earth personality has made Amy a consistent customer favorite. She earns repeat and referral business because she offers top-shelf service, account management skills, information technology capabilities, and finance experience. Amy has a BS in both Psychology and Business Administration from Bridgewater University. Her professional affiliations include the Greater Boston Board of Realtors, MLS Pin (MA MLS), RI Statewide MLS and an Accredited Buyer Representative and Divorce Specialist. Amy explains her service philosophy, stating: “Buying or selling a home is the largest financial transaction most people make in their lives.” As a professional realtor, Amy provides her clients with the fiduciary responsibilities of confidentiality, loyalty, active listening, disclosure, accounting, and a successful negotiator. That means that she is with each customer every step of the real estate transaction. Living through her parents divorce when she was a young adult shows her compassion and patience within the process. Her personal experience allows her to see through the eyes of the client and allows her to connect with the families she works with. She strives to provide all of her clients but especially her divorce clients with a successful real estate experience through clear and effective communication, hard work, dedication and exceptional customer service. Amy’s expertness in divorcing clients, allows her to understand that divorce is a challenge all by itself, as is the process of selling a home—that’s two major challenges at once. So you need an experienced agent that you both can trust; an agent who will have open communication with all parties involved. Amy’s years of real estate experience contributes to her communication skills, which makes the transactions smoother.
Learn more about Amy at amyplanterealtor.com
Michael Bush NMLS #67031
Branch Manager/Senior Loan Officer
Kathleen Ann Caddell NMLS #39620
Senior Mortgage Consultant
Paula Kahr NMLS #704458
Senior Loan Officer
Amy K. Slotnick NMLS #27030
Regional SVP / Senior Mortgage Consultant
Craig Tashjian NMLS #27641
Senior Mortgage Consultant
Magda Ellis, CPCC, ACC, J.D., Mediator, CPA
Tanya Gurevich, LICSW
Ann Marie Kett, MBA, CHWC
Susan Trotter, Ph.D.
Rosemary Thomas is a Move Manager and Home Organizer & Stylist
How do you help people before, during and after divorce?
Rosemary and her team at MovingForward help individuals manage their home transitions during and after the divorce process. Whether a spouse has moved out or the home needs to be sold, the process can feel overwhelming, complicated, and uncertain. Rosemary works with you to create a realistic and manageable plan that eliminates tasks, reduces the stress, and moves you toward the next chapter. Working with MovingForward allows you to spend more time focusing on your family and friends, your job, and the healing process.
Why did you join Vesta?
Having been through many challenging life transitions herself as well as supporting friends and family navigating divorce, Rosemary understands how difficult this time can be. She compassionately works with you using her organizational skills and experience to get things done, so you can MoveForward. Rosemary has been involved with Vesta for the past few years and works with many of the Vesta professionals on a personal level. “When the opportunity presented itself to become a Vesta Professional, I knew I wanted to be part of a team who genuinely cares and wants to help”.
- Restyle your home after a spouse has moved out for a fresh look and feel
- Stage your home if selling to help obtain the best possible offer
- Coordinate a move (organize, schedule movers, pack/unpack) to reduce your workload
- Add the “finishing touches” to make it feel like home
When Rosemary isn’t helping clients navigate transitions during and after divorce, she offers Home Organization & Styling services to anyone looking to declutter and organize, as well as using her space planning experience to arrange furniture to create a comfortable flow. MovingForward’s home styling services include furniture placement, hanging window treatments and pictures, arranging accessories and so much more. With her eye for design and passion for organizing, Rosemary helps you pull it all together to create a space that “you’re happy to come home to”.
What is your professional background?
Rosemary graduated with an A.A in Business Management/Retail Merchandising from Aquinas College. Rosemary spent most of her professional career working for a large retail chain where she was the Director of Marketing, Visual Presentation and Store Design. Most recently Rosemary worked as a Project Manager for a multi-million dollar Boston based office furniture company. These experiences, her passion for organizing and her desire to help others are why she launched MovingForward.
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