Will Beamer is the President, Chief Investment Officer, and Principal at Dowling & Yahnke, an independent, fee-only registered investment advisor. A Francis Parker School "lifer," Will attended Duke University on a Navy ROTC scholarship and graduated with honors in history. After graduation, Will spent four years in the U.S. Navy Pacific Fleet as a surface warfare officer before earning an MBA from Harvard Business School. Will holds the designations Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®).
Within the San Diego community, Will currently serves on the board of The Parker Foundation and is a past board member of Scripps Mercy Hospital Foundation and Serving Seniors. He is also a member of the investment committees of San Diego Zoo Global and the San Diego Museum of Art. At Parker, Will has served on the audit, alumni relations, finance, and investment committees.
Will and his wife Jenn live in Carmel Valley and have four children, including Drew (Class of 2020).