Beth McGuinness ’88

Beth McGuinness

Beth McGuinness '88

Denver, CO


B.S., Pepperdine University
M.A., University of Chicago
M.B.A., Loyola University

Beth is an author of children’s financial literacy books. She has worked in healthcare for 20 years, most recently as a VP at Highline Financial, Sales Director at Trizetto, and Director at Health Data Management Solutions. Beth is a Partner with the JumpStart Coalition and obtained two certificates this year from UC Berkeley in bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain.

What do you find to be the most rewarding part of being on the board?

Hopefully helping students and building new relationships with board members and alumnae.

What is your fondest memory or tradition from your time at Walker’s?

Playing tennis, paddle tennis, being on EWAC, and all the fun times.

Who was your favorite teacher? Why?

Mr. Groff. He and his wife were so kind to me and made me feel at home.

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How did attending Walker’s impact your path and where you are now?

EWS made me an independent woman with more confidence.

What is one piece of advice you would give to a graduating Walker’s student?

Work hard, save money, and follow your dreams.

Please list 3-5 fun facts about you:

I’m a fun mom (hopefully!), I’ve lived in eight states, I love to exercise, and I played tennis with Walter Cronkite once.