The GRKS Group

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Sixty Lake Street
Burlington, VT 05401
(800) 286-6022
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Distinct in practice and philosophy, The GRKS Group uses a highly personal, planning-based approach to customize wealth management strategies for their clients.
The GRKS Group
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Managing your wealth begins with a deep understanding of your full financial picture. Based on what matters most to you, I can help create a strategy as flexible as today's changing market conditions, and I can provide access to the investment insights of Merrill and the banking convenience and lending solutions of Bank of America. I will work to help you pursue your goals through personalized wealth management strategies.

Danielle Gilbert-Richard
Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Working Mother/SHOOK Research's "Top Wealth Advisor Moms", 2017
(Published on October 3, 2017. Rankings based on data as of Mar 31, 2017.)
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Advisors", 2018
(Published on February 15, 2018. Rankings based on data as of June 30, 2017.)
Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Management Teams", 2024
(Published on January 12, 2024. Rankings based on data as of March 31, 2023.)
Meet Our Team
Danielle Gilbert-Richard,


Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Dorota Kim,


Senior Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
George S Simone,


Senior Vice President, Senior Consultant
Patrick Phillips,


Assistant Vice President, Relationship Manager
Sara J Hughes
Officer, Registered Senior Wealth Management Client Associate
Kristin E Burns
Registered Wealth Management Client Associate
Jo-Ellen Manhardt
Officer, Registered Wealth Management Client Associate
Additional Resources
The following specialists do not make securities recommendations. Please contact your Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor if you have questions about how a specialist might be able to assist you.
Kate Seaver
Wealth Management Banking Specialist
About Merrill

Bringing fresh perspectives to your financial life

The financial decisions you make today can help determine the future you build for yourself and your family. Carving a clear path forward starts with connecting your life and finances. A Merrill advisor provides access to the investing insights of Merrill and banking capabilities of Bank of America to help you make informed decisions as you pursue your goals.

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