Associate Wealth Advisor


Mathew Legard joined Petersen Hastings Wealth Advisors as an Associate Wealth Advisor in April 2024. A proud native of the Tri-Cities region, Mathew has long admired Petersen Hastings for its unwavering commitment to clients, adherence to the fiduciary standard, and shared values, making his decision to join the firm an easy one.

With a genuine zeal for numbers and a dedication to assisting clients in attaining their financial aspirations, Mathew brings a dynamic blend of skills to his role. His strong work ethic, unwavering determination, and enthusiasm for continual growth make him an ideal fit for both our clients and our team, positioning him to excel now and in the future.

Having spent his formative years in Kennewick, Mathew graduated from Kamiakin High School in 2019 before pursuing his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance at Gonzaga University, which he completed in 2023. Prior to joining Petersen Hastings, Mathew honed his skills through an internship at a local community bank, where he served as a Lending Intern in the commercial and personal loans division, gaining invaluable experience in client relations.

Beyond the office, Mathew is an avid sports enthusiast, particularly passionate about golf, and finds joy in supporting the Seattle Seahawks during his leisure time.

Certifications & Accolades


Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (Concentration in Finance)

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