Peter D Tillinghast, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CFP®
Wealth Management Advisor

Tillinghast & Associates

  • Office 410-659-6009
  • Office 866-414-9454

Meet Our Team

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Meet the team - learn who we are and what we can do for you!

Tasha M Williams

Tasha M Williams

Director of Advanced Financial Planning
Office 410-659-6013

Tasha has worked alongside Peter since 2004 and is an expert in our clients' needs. She is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (TM) (CFP®) certificant and has earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®), Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL®) and Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP®) designations. Additionally, she holds her Maryland Life, Health and Variable Annuity licenses as well as the Series 6, 7 and 66 securities licenses. Tasha is committed to providing you with top-tier service every day. Her focus is on comprehensive financial planning and client relationships.

Tasha grew up in Arlington, VA and is a graduate of the University of Maryland - College Park. She and her husband Keith, son Malachi (2010) and daughter Finley (2011) love living in and exploring Baltimore City. Most evenings and weekends, they can be found at a field or in a gym, whether it be at the adult social sports league, one of the kids’ games, coaching softball or rooting on the Orioles!

How can Tasha help you?

  • She develops your Personal Planning Analysis
  • She oversees strategic portfolio management
  • She develops strong client relationships
  • She can conduct planning reviews
  • She triages interim planning or cash flow needs
  • She coordinates with accountants on tax-time questions
Lauren M Shehan

Lauren M Shehan

Director of Insurance Operations and Services
Office 410-659-6053

Lauren joined Peter’s team in January 2014. She holds her Maryland life and health insurance license as well as the Series 7 and 66 securities licenses. She appreciates all the unique circumstances life brings and enjoys helping people with their individual needs.

Lauren is a graduate of James Madison University where she earned a B.S. degree in Psychology as well as an A.A.S. in Therapeutic Massage. Originally from Maryland, she and her husband, Mason, returned in 2012, after being stationed in Hawaii for 4 years. They welcomed their son, William Mason (the 5th), in 2010, and their daughter, Lana, in December of 2015. In her free time, Lauren enjoys cooking, photography, and all things musical, particularly playing the trumpet and piano.

How can Lauren help you?

  • She can assist in creating your online viewing profile, electing paperless delivery options, and navigating the client website
  • She collaborates with Peter on insurance planning, underwriting, and operations
  • She can answer questions related to servicing your insurance policies, annuities, and billing accounts
  • She can walk you through the insurance application process
  • She can help you initiate an insurance claim
Brandon B Paugels

Brandon B Paugels

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 410-659-6074

Brandon began working in the financial services industry in 2016 and joined Tillinghast & Associates in March 2019. He currently holds his Maryland life, health & annuity licenses, as well as the Series 7 & 66 securities registrations. Brandon enjoys engaging with people to develop and achieve their financial goals.

Brandon grew up in Severna Park, MD and is a graduate of the University of Maryland – College Park, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. In his free time, he enjoys boating, playing tennis, and cheering the Terps on in any in-season sport.

How can Brandon help you?

  • He opens, processes, oversees and services all new and existing investment accounts
  • He confirms and processes brokerage trades
  • He manages cashiering activity, processing ACH & wire transfers and internal money movements
  • He can assist in creating your online viewing profile, electing paperless delivery options, and navigating the client website
Daniel Hurtt

Daniel Hurtt

Insurance Operations Associate
Office 410-539-0084

Dan joined Tillinghast & Associates as the team’s Insurance Operations Associate in 2020. Previously, Dan gained industry experience working for other firms and earning his Maryland Life and Health Insurance License. Dan has expertise in life, disability, and long term care insurance.

Originally from Towson, Dan now resides in Nottingham, Maryland with his wife Heather and their son Harrison Daniel, born April 2020. Their family also includes Dan’s two teenage daughters, Honor and Savanah, and the family pets; three cats and two dogs. Dan and Heather enjoy concerts, hiking with the dogs, and cheering on all Maryland sports teams. They also love going downtown to explore all that Charm City has to offer.

How can Dan help you?

  • He can guide you through the application and underwriting process
  • He can help you initiate an insurance claim
  • He can assist with servicing your existing insurance policies

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