Staff

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Rachael Allderige is our client relations manager and oversees the processing of client paperwork. Prior to her start at First Financial Associates in 2004, Rachael worked in the financial services industry for several years. Outside of the office, Rachael enjoys spending time with her family as well as vacationing in upstate New York and Maine. You can contact Rachael at rachael.allderige@jwcemail.com or 860-657-3000 x207.

 
 
 
 
 

Devin Buckley is the point of contact for our money management program. Devin joined our firm in 1997 as a part-time intern at our office while still in high school. His rich history with our firm makes Devin skillful at nearly any office task. His many passions include fine food and wine, cars, exploring real estate, and the outdoors. He particularly enjoys year-round trips to Martha’s Vineyard with his family. Devin lives in Kensington with his wife and two boys. You can contact Devin at devin.buckley@jwcemail.com or 860-657-3000 x216.

 
 

 

Colette Weber has worked for our firm since 1987 when its roots were in Hartford. She spent much of her career as the executive assistant to our founder as well as in several managerial positions for our busy office. More recently, Colette has assumed bookkeeping and office manager duties. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from Worcester State University and brings a colorful work history that includes many years creating live play-by-play summaries for the NHL’s Hartford Whalers. Previous to joining First Financial, Colette also worked Community Relations for the Boston Celtics’ former minor league team, the Bay State Bombardiers. An avid sports fan and proud Colorado native, Colette has two grown children and lives with her husband in Portland, CT. You may contact Colette at colette.weber@jwcemail.com or 860-657-3000 x212.

 
 

Jill Weber has worked for First Financial Associates since 2016 and is an office assistant and receptionist. In 2020, she graduated from the University of New Haven with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. She is very enthusiastic about New York sports teams, listening to music, and trying different types of beer. You can contact Jill at jill.weber@jwcemail.com or 860-657-3000 x0.