Guyasuta Investment Advisors, Inc.
285 Kappa Drive, Suite 220
Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Phone:       412-447-4560
Fax:           412-447-4579
Toll Free:    877-765-3330
Email:         invest@guyasuta.com

Our Team

Richard B. Meyer
Chairman and CEO, Partner

University of Michigan MBA 1968
University of Michigan BS 1967

Richard is one of the founding Partners at Guyasuta. He began his career at Moore, Leonard & Lynch as Vice President in Commodity and Options Departments. Richard managed Fixed Income Pricing and Distribution at Scheetz, Smith & Company for 11 years. Prior to rejoining the Company in 1998, he headed the Municipal Bond Trading Desk at Mellon. Richard became a Partner when he rejoined the firm in 1998. Richard oversees Fixed Income trading and analysis and is a Portfolio Manager.

Community Involvement:
Fox Chapel School District Resource Planning Committee

   
Henry S. Beukema III
President, Co-Director of Research, Partner
 
University of Pittsburgh MBA 1998
University of Chicago AB 1993
 
Henry joined Guyasuta in 2005. He began his career as a Management Consultant at Deloitte Touche focused on healthcare and information technology. Following this experience Henry spent 2 years in corporate finance at Mellon Financial specializing in the media, cable, and telecom industries. This was followed by 4 years in Mellon’s Corporate Strategy Department, working on mergers and acquisitions. Henry is an Equity Investment Analyst and Portfolio Manager. Henry became a Partner in 2009.
 
Community Involvement:
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Life Trustee and Second Vice Chair, Member of the Finance Committee, Chair of Investment Sub-Committee
National Aviary - Board of Directors
   
Nancy B. Foster
Chief Operating Officer, Partner

Duke University BA Economics 1982

Nancy began her career with General Reinsurance Corporation in Chicago, and then Johnson & Higgins in Pittsburgh. She subsequently founded and managed the Midwest Regional Office for Discover RE, a reinsurance subsidiary of Travelers. Nancy joined Guyasuta Investment Advisors, Inc. in 2001 and became a Partner in 2003. Her responsibilities include portfolio management, marketing, research and managing our internal human resources and employee benefits.

Community Involvement:
Fox Chapel Area School District - President of School Board
UPMC Shadyside Hospital Foundation - Board Member
   

Matthew J. Teplitz
Co-Director of Research, Partner

Harvard Law School JD 1987
Oxford University MA 1984
University of Pennsylvania BA 1982

Matt joined Guyasuta in 2011. He began his career as an Investment Banking associate at Goldman Sachs & Co. Following that Matt spent 4 years as the COO of his family's local furniture business. This was followed by 14 years at Quaker Capital Management as a research analyst. Matt is an Equity Investment Analyst and Portfolio Manager. Matt became a Partner in 2012.

Community Involvement:
Frick Art and Historical Center - Trustee, Treasurer, Chairman of Finance Committee
The Pittsburgh Golf Club - Board of Governors

   
Ronald L. Bartosh, Jr., IACCPsm
Chief Technology Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Partner

IACCPsm May 2008
Robert Morris College BS 2001

Ron joined Guyasuta in 1999. Prior to joining Guyasuta he was with Yanni-Bilkey Asset Planning. Ron oversees our client back office technology and information management systems. His expertise allows us to maintain a small but efficient back office while continuing to service our clients at the highest level. Ron also serves as our Chief Compliance Officer insuring that Guyasuta stays ahead of regulatory changes and requirements. Ron became a Partner in 2009.
 
The Greater Pittsburgh Compliance Roundtable - Founding member
   

Edwin F. Scheetz, Jr.
Managing Director

Officer U.S. Navy 1954 - 57
Lehigh University BS Economic Statistics 1954

Ted is one of the founding partners at Guyasuta. His career began at Moore, Leonard & Lynch in 1958 where he managed various departments including money management, syndicate, corporate finance, municipal finance and institutional sales. Ted was President of Moore, Leonard & Lynch when it merged with Blyth Eastman Dillon in 1978. From 1978-1982, he was a Managing Director of Blyth Eastman Dillon and its successor Blyth Eastman Paine Webber. He is a Member of Financial Analysts Society of Pittsburgh. He is involved with Fixed Income and is a Portfolio Manager.

Community Involvement:
Paul G. Benedum, Jr. Foundation - Trustee
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh - Past Chairman, Board of Trustees
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation - Trustee, Emeritus
Shady Side Academy - Past Chairman, Board of Trustees, Trustee, Emeritus
Lehigh University - Trustee, Emeritus

   
Neil Y. Van Horn CFA
Managing Director

Chartered Financial Analyst 1970
Harvard University MBA 1961
Yale University 1959

Neil is one of the founding Partners at Guyasuta, beginning his career with 22 years at Mellon Bank as an analyst, Director of Investment Research, Portfolio Manager, and member of Investment Policy and Equity Strategy Committees. Neil managed the Convertible Securities fund at Mellon beginning in 1973 as well as a small capitalization market equity fund and other selected pension, institutional and personal accounts. Neil is an Equity Investment Analyst and Portfolio Manager.

Community Involvement:
UPMC Health System–Board member 1975-2013
UPMC St. Margaret Hospital–Board Member since 1975;
   Chairman of the Board St. Margaret’s since 1997
   

Paul J. Magovern
Vice President

School of Oriental and African Studies, London MA History 2004
Colgate University BA History 2003

Paul joined Guyasuta in 2007. Paul began his career in the investment advisory business at Ameriprise Financial in 2005. Paul is a Portfolio Manager and assists in the investment research and monitoring process for both equity and fixed income investments. Paul is also involved with Financial Planning.

Community Involvement:
The Sprout Fund - Board of Directors 2011-2013

   
Jeffrey B. Todd
Vice President

University of Pittsburgh MBA 1993
University of Richmond BS 1989

Jeff joined Guyasuta in June of this year. He comes to Guyasuta from BNY Mellon where he worked most recently as a Vice President. Prior to BNY Mellon Jeff worked for Wells Fargo, Fifth Third Bank and PNC Advisors. Jeff is an Accredited Wealth Management Advisor and has become a member of our Investment Committee. He will be focused on developing new relationships and building Guyasuta’s marketing efforts.

Community Involvement:
Fox Chapel Planning Commission
Shady Side Academy, Past Board of Trustees, Vice Chair, Finance Committee
   
Lawrence E. Eakin
Vice President

Duquesne University MBA 1993
Clarion University of Pennsylvania BS 1986

Larry joined Guyasuta in July 2014. Prior to joining Guyasuta, Larry was the Chief Strategy Officer at Iagnosis in McMurray PA, a telemedicine company he co-founded in 2010 and continues to serve as a Board Member. Before Iagnosis, Larry’s investment management career spanned over fourteen years where he has held several equity related positions at Allegiant Asset Management, Strong Capital Management, Rockhaven Asset Management, and Federated Investors. He started his professional career at Westinghouse in information systems. Larry will serve as a member of our equity team and the newest member of our Investment Committee.
   

Patricia L. Meyer
Portfolio Administrator

Patti joined Scheetz, Smith & Company, our predecessor firm, from its inception in 1983. Prior to coming to Scheetz, Smith & Company, she was an Administrative Assistant at Paine Webber and was registered with the NASD as a General Securities Representative. Patti works closely with the Portfolio Managers to assist with the day to day needs of our clients. In addition Patti is the Corporate Treasurer of Guyasuta and she is a Notary Public.

   

Barbara A. Przybylski
Portfolio Administrator

Barb joined the firm in 1993 after working several years for a data systems network company. Barb works closely with the Portfolio Managers to assist with the day to day needs of our clients. Barb updates monthly index and performance information. She also is involved in block trading, trust reporting and compliance assistance. She handles custodial accounts and the coordination of the related tax preparation needs. Barb is a Notary Public.

   

Jane H. McGrane
Portfolio Administrator

Jane joined the firm in 2000. Prior to joining Guyasuta she worked for Mellon Bank in the Trust department. Jane works closely with the Portfolio Managers to assist with the day to day needs of our clients. In addition, Jane is responsible for the daily downloading and posting of all client transactions in our portfolio management system. She reconciles all trades. Additionally, Jane is a Notary Public.

   

Kimberli J. Marino
Portfolio Administrator

Kim joined the firm in 2009. Prior to joining Guyasuta she worked for National City Bank in the Private Client Group. Kim works closely with the Portfolio Managers to assist with the day to day needs of our clients. Kim’s other responsibilities include the daily reconcile of all transactions. She also assists with Financial Planning and the research of our equity securities. Kim is Series 65 licensed.