Meet our Staff



Tom Hardecker RICP®
As President of Long View Wealth Management, LLC, Tom guides his staff to provide top notch service to each and every client.  Tom's experience and commitment help position his clients to meet their personal and financial goals.  He prides himself on the lasting, positive relationships he has formed with his clients.  Tom has been providing advice to his clients since 1992, and founded Long View Wealth Management, LLC in 2007.
Tom is a registered representative with Securities America, Inc. and an investment advisor representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.  His industry registrations include FINRA Series 6 (Investment Company Products Representative), FINRA Series 7 (General Securities Representative), NASAA Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Exam), and NASAA Seires 65 (Uniform Securities Advisor Law Exam).
Tom has also earned the Retirement Income Certified Professional designation, RICP®.
Tom divides his time between Connecticut and North Carolina.  He enjoys kayaking, fishing and yoga.
Kim Bebyn
Vice President
Kim has been working with Tom Hardecker since February 2006. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Paralegal Studies and has also earned a Master's in Business Administration. She received both of her degrees from Rivier College in Nashua, NH.  Kim's responsibilities at Long View are multifaceted.   She is a licensed insurance agent providing knowledge and guidance to clients on the ever-changing Medicare arena.  She provides support and service to Long View's financial clients and has developed a reliable rapport with people over the years. 
Kim and her family are long-time residents of Manchester, along with their rescue dogs, Sophie and Marvin, and Felix the cat.  Kim enjoys being by the ocean, scrapbooking, watching UCONN Basketball, and travelling with her family to York Beach, Maine in the summer.
Kenneth Huffine, CFP®
Financial Advisor
Ken began working at Long View Wealth Management, LLC shortly after graduating from the University of Connecticut with his Bachelor's degree.  He wanted to use his skills on a global level, so he spent two years teaching English to children in South Korea.  Ken then chose to serve his country and joined the United States Navy, which allowed him to visit countries such as Spain, Greece and Turkey.  After fulfilling his military obligations, he returned to Connecticut to continue working with his step-father, Tom Hardecker, at Long View Wealth Management, LLC.  Ken works with clients of all ages.  He enjoys helping clients invest in their values and giving them an understanding and respect for their financial situation.  As a former teacher, Ken sees the value in educating the public on how expenses like healthcare and education can affect your personal financial goals.  He has an extensive knowledge of Medicare, and helps seniors navigate the complexities of the Medicare system.  As a CERTIFED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Ken will work with you to create a financial plan and take control of your financial future, no matter what stage of life you are in.
Ken is a registered representative with Securities America, Inc. and an investment advisor representative with Securities America Advisors, Inc.  His industry registrations include FINRA Series 7 (General Securities Representative), NASAA Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Exam) and he is also a licensed Health and Life Insurance Agent.  
When Ken and his wife, Christen, are not exploring the world, fulfilling their passion for geography and traveling, they reside in Manchester, CT with their rescue dog, Honey.
Rita Gesuele
Administrative Assistant
Rita Gesuele joined Long View Wealth Management in the summer of 2014.  She has over 20 years of Administrative Assistant experience.  Rita worked for several large accounting firms before finding her home at Long View.
Rita is originally from East Hartford, CT but has been an Andover, CT resident for the past 20 years.  She lives on Andover Lake with her husband Jim, daughter Victoria, their Maine Coon cats Sammy and TIa, and their Great Pyrenes dog Beau.
Rita prides herself at providing a high level of customer service and is proud to be a member of the Long View team.