Recommended Partners

Recommended Partners

Taylor Kittell

Breakwater Law


9900 SW Wilshire, Suite 200,
Portland, OR 97225


Taylor is all about listening to her client’s needs, values, and goals. Whether she is guiding her clients through the loss of a loved one or planning for their future, she brings her keen ability to ask the right questions, listen with an open mind, and use that information to form practical advice and guidance through her legal counsel.

Taylor’s practice areas include estate planning (wills, trusts, trusts for children, powers of attorney, advance directives, gifting strategies, and estate tax planning), protective proceedings (guardianships and conservatorships), trust administration, and probate.  She is licensed in both Oregon and Washington.

Kristie Hill

Financial Advisor

Cell: (503) 407-2684 Office: (503) 445-5078
Fax: (503) 223-9061

550 NW Franklin Ave, Suite 258
Bend, Oregon 97703

Kristie Hill is an advisor with Northwestern Mutual. The mission of Northwestern Mutual is to develop enduring relationships with clients by providing expert guidance for a lifetime of financial security. Kristie works with clients to identify their definitions of financial security and then focuses on solutions that can help make those financial goals a reality. She helps find the right solutions for personal, family, or business needs.

Ari Milner

Ari Milner
Founder, Lead Consultant, PlanIT

1-844-PLANIT-8 (844-752-6488)

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Ari Milner is a Business Technology Solutions Consultant. He can provide anything from basic IT support, to building and managing your web presence, to online marketing services. In addition, he is an Independent Telecommunications Service Agent excellent at finding the best service solutions for your business. Ari works with his clients and leverages the power of technology to help take their business to the next level.

Ari is the Founder and Lead Consultant at PlanIT. He has previously started MacPCX, an IT Support & Training company in Portland, OR. Ari has worked as graphic designer as well as a web designer, developer, marketer, project manager, network administrator, and remote support technician. He was also previously the Chief Information Officer of Pax Terra, a company that leveraged community outreach with modern technologies to solve social and environmental sustainability problems.

Linda Carpenter, Stephanie Smith and Heather Stewart

Carpenter Smith Consulting, LLC


5901 SW Macadam Ave, Suite 210,
Portland, OR 97239

For over 20 years, Carpenter Smith Consulting been providing coaching on strategy, engagement, and leadership to individuals and to businesses who understand that successful businesses are comprised of successful people.

At Carpenter Smith Consulting we’re your partners in business, at work, and in life – standing shoulder to shoulder with you to support you in creating the professional successes that matters to you – whether you want to hone your leadership skills or develop a strategic plan that will take your company to the next level.