Staff Spotlight: Kristen Bauer

Kristen and dogKristen joined the agency in 2016 and began working as an assistant to our Horsham-based Investment Specialist (and also her father), Don Cericola. In 2018, she took on a dual role to join Scott Simon in our Agency Supervisory Department and continues to split her time between supporting Don’s practice and agency supervision and compliance. Kristen currently lives in Conshohocken, PA with her husband, Sean, and their pup named Rye (after the whiskey). They enjoy traveling and exploring new restaurants, breweries, and wineries. When not out and about, you can find Kristen trying out new recipes in her own kitchen, gardening, or taking on a Peloton ride.


Check out Kristen’s Q & A responses below to get to know her better.


What's your favorite movie?

Step Brothers- Never fails to make me laugh.

What are your best Netflix suggestions?

Schitt’s Creek (for a good laugh), Clickbait (for some suspense), or The Chef Show/Ugly Delicious/Chef’s Table (or any food-related docuseries, really).

If you could have dinner with anyone, dead/ alive, who would it be?

My grandparents, all four of them together again.

What's something that people may not know about you?

Before entering the MassMutual world, I started a career in graphic design, creating custom wedding invitations and event stationery.

If you could go anywhere for a month, all expenses paid, where would you go?
Traveling around Europe.

Who is the most famous person you've met?

Andrew McMahon – also a favorite singer-songwriter of mine since I was in middle school.

If you could snap your fingers and become an expert at something, what would it be?

The ability to speak multiple languages fluently.

Useful links:

Connect with Kristen on LinkedIn!

DVC Financial Services Website



Kristen Bauer - MassMutual Eastern PA

Kristen Bauer - MassMutual Eastern PA