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Betsy Kross Managing  Consultant     

In 2008, Betsy Kross was given the opportunity to transition her clientele of over 30 years to Tilton Sturman Financial located in Waltham, Massachusetts. As of April 30, 2009, the transition was completed, and she ended her career as a stockbroker.

Since sitting still has never been easy for Betsy, she had been thinking about what she could do that is fulfilling  and that would utilize her experience as a stockbroker and leverage all the lessons she had learned as a business owner. The Kross Group-Second Opinion Investment Consulting was born.

Prior to forming The Kross Group, Betsy served as the Managing Director of Harbor Investment Group in Manchester, MA. She also has experience as Vice President of Investments at A.G. Edwards in Peabody, Massachusetts. Betsy was associated with Tucker Anthony & Co. in Boston, Kidder Peabody in Boston, and began her career as an investment executive in 1976 with Reynolds Securities (now Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Reynolds).

In 1994, Betsy was selected by Financial Planning/On Wall Street as one of their chosen Best Brokers and was recently featured in Registered Rep in an article focusing on high technology and the independent broker/advisor. 

Betsy is an active member of the Boston community. She served on the board of the Manchester Community Center, consulted for the VNA Care Network, and chaired the 2nd "Animals in Art" benefit for the Angell Memorial Animal Hospital/MSPCA, which raised over $90,000. She was also a board member of the Vincent Club which raises money for the Vincent Memorial Hospital at The Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Betsy currently sits on the finance committee of the Manchester Historical Society.  In 2006, Betsy rode the mini Pan-Mass Challenge from Wellesley, Massachusetts, to Bourne, Massachusetts. The Pan-Mass Challenge raises money for the Jimmy Fund and cancer research. In 2007, Betsy became a Corporator of the Beverly Cooperative Bank headquartered in Beverly, MA.

Betsy received her degree from Bennett College in Millbrook, New York, and currently lives in Manchester, Massachusetts.