Advisor profile

My approach

Kenneth Donovan - My approach photo

What you can expect when you work with me

At Ameriprise, our purpose is to help you feel confident, connected and in control of your financial life. The right financial advice can help prepare you for whatever life brings – both the expected and the unexpected.
When you work with me, you receive:

· 1:1 financial advice based on your goals and needs.

· Personalized recommendations for a diversified portfolio, and solutions to help protect you from uncertainty.

· Regular meetings to review your goals, progress and investments.

· Anytime access to your investments and digital tools to help you stay on track.

Feel confident about your financial future.

Kenneth Donovan - My approach photo

Areas of focus

  • Retirement Planning Strategies
  • Intergenerational Planning
  • Wealth Preservation Strategies
  • Retirement Plan Distribution
  • Tax Planning Strategies
  • Estate Planning Strategies
  • Business Retirement Plans
  • Investment Management
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Cash Flow Management Strategies
  • Insurance
  • Family Finances
Years of Experience
This number may include years as a financial advisor, and/or experience as a registered representative.


  • CRPC® Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor℠


  • BS Bachelor of Science, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ


  • Golf - before entering finance, I was previously a Golf Professional
  • Dogs - we currently have 3!
  • Movies - nearly all genres
  • Podcasts - although I enjoy listening to music, podcasts are entertaining as well as funny, informative, etc.
  • Food - my family and I love trying new things

Community participation

  • Volunteer with the Mayflower Marathon to benefit the Foodbank of Southeastern VA and Eastern Shore
  • Assemble 'Beach Bags' for Virginia Beach Public Schools
  • Frequently donate blood with the American Red Cross

Private Wealth Advisors

Ameriprise Private Wealth Advisors have extensive experience in helping affluent clients preserve and grow their wealth. They possess the capabilities and resources to provide customized recommendations and support for tax, estate, and retirement planning. They help clients step back and explore the full range of opportunities their wealth can bring. With years of experience and an established network of expert resources, Private Wealth Advisors are among the most qualified and credentialed advisors in the industry. Ameriprise Financial gives this elite group the highest priority and quality of service and resources available to help ensure their clients receive the best possible client experience.