Client Relationship Management Team

Joanne Sampieri | Client Relationship Manager

Committed to exceptional client service

Our clients look forward to talking with Joanne because of her sunny disposition, sincerity, and knowledge. She believes that your exceptional client experience at Hammond Iles is the most important aspect of her commitment to you. Providing timely answers to your questions, helping you understand our technology, and making you comfortable knowing we’re here to help is all in a day’s work.

As Client Relationship Manager, Joanne has been an integral part of the Hammond Iles Wealth Advisors team since 2008. She carefully monitors our client information to be sure it is secure and accurate and assists the Investment Management team with client account processing and maintenance.  Focused on operations and customer service for her entire career, she brings diverse skills from prior banking and mortgage brokerage experience.

Joanne believes in giving back to her community. She’s actively involved in her church and as a Community Board Member at The Connection, Inc. From answering your questions to preparing needed documentation, “How may I help you?” is Joanne’s mantra. 

Contact Joanne for account service or questions.

Mary McKone | Client Relationship Manager

Mary joined Hammond Iles Wealth Advisors in September 2017, bringing customer service skills to our team from her prior retail and restaurant management experience. 

As a Client Relationship Manager, Mary securely monitors and maintains client account information, welcomes people in our Wethersfield office, and assists with special projects.  Diverse and multi-talented, she has fearlessly embraced helping to improve the investing experience for our clients and their families. 

Mary is a history buff and is intrigued by the various complexities of the American culture and economy. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a degree in American Studies and Political Science.  

Mary and her husband live in Coventry, CT with their amazing rescue dogs Mabel and Chip. When she’s not at the office you’ll find Mary cooking healthy food, exploring craft breweries, indoor rock climbing, watching old movies, and enjoying sunny days at the beach with her family.

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Kevin Iles | Client Relationship Manager

Kevin joined Hammond Iles Wealth Advisors in August 2018 as a Client Relationship Manager. He provides comprehensive fund research, trading, and assists the Client Relationship Team with client requests. He is a member of the Investment Management Committee which is dedicated to researching new ideas and exploring best practices within the industry.

Born and raised in Connecticut, an early affinity for people and economics drew Kevin to pursue a career in finance and investing. He is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science in Business. He holds series 7 and 63 certifications and recently passed Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 1 exam.

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Astrid Fernandez | Client Relationship Manager

Astrid began her career in the securities industry in 1993. She received her Master of Science in Business Administration from St. Michael’s College in 1998 and is a registered securities representative. 

She devotes her time to investor services and caring for clients. Working closely with clients and investment companies, Astrid ensures the timely processing of investment account activities on behalf of our clients.

Astrid is an adventurer and loves nature. She and her husband, Jose enjoy visiting their daughters, and tranquil moments sailing the waters and exploring less-known areas of Lake Champlain with their ultra-cool dog, Charlie Diesel. Astrid and Jose once won 2nd place aboard their sailboat, ‘Fresh Air’ in the long distance PHRF ISS Championship Race.

You can contact Astrid at