Dan Kennedy, AWM

First Vice President - Branch Director, Senior Portfolio Manager - Portfolio Focus

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Daniel is the branch director of RBC Wealth Management’s Providence, Rhode Island office. He has been helping clients achieve their financial goals since 1984. Prior to RBC Wealth Management, Daniel held positions as financial consultant and branch director with Tucker Anthony (acquired by RBC Dain Rauscher). He takes a consultative approach to portfolio management utilizing a variety of both technical and fundamental resources . Daniel earned a B.A. in Administrative Science from Colby College and has earned the Accredited Wealth Manager designation through the Estate & Wealth Strategies Institute at Michigan State University.

Paul McDonough, CFP®, CPA

First Vice President - Financial Advisor, Consulting Group


For over 25 years, Paul has been helping high-net-worth individuals and families create, preserve and transfer their wealth. He also provides institutional and advisory services to investment fiduciaries, including nonprofit boards, treasurers and trustees. Paul began his career in public accounting, focusing on tax and financial planning services for individuals and institutions. Paul has a B.S. in accounting from Merrimack College, holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) certification, and maintains his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification, even though he is no longer practicing in public accounting.

Christopher Kennedy

Financial Advisor

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Christopher joined The Kennedy & McDonough Investment Group in 2015. Prior to joining RBC Wealth Management, He held several positions with EMC Corporation. Christopher consults with individuals and institutions on their financial goals.  He earned a B.S. in Economics from Arizona State University. 

Darlene E. Gonzalez

Registered Client Associate


Darlene plays a vital role in the administration of client accounts. She prides herself in providing exceptional service by understanding and addressing client needs as well as keeping clients well informed. Darlene graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in economics. Prior to joining The Kennedy & McDonough Investment Group she worked as an intern for the Providence branch.