Our Partners

Harmon Kennedy Law

Heather owns Harmon Kennedy Law LLC, and helps us and many of our clients with managing the legal aspects of our businesses including organizational strategy, contracts, employment law, trademark and copyright protection, insurance, risk management, compliance, non-profit start-up and governance, medical marijuana, and general counsel issues. Her other practice areas include construction and real estate issues, such as sales agreements, title defects/tangled titles, mortgage foreclosure, tax sales, deeds, zoning, assessments, land trusts, landlord/tenant issues, leasing, quiet title litigation, construction defect litigation, general contractor/subcontractor business relationships, insurance contracts, and land use. Heather came to Pennsylvania after practicing construction litigation in Las Vegas since 2008, and has also litigated cases in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, products liability, fraud, misrepresentation, general negligence, indemnity, insurance, and contracts. Her explanation of the litigation process and its demands help clients better assess the risk inherent in their businesses, and her translation of complex legal concepts and willingness to take the time to ensure that clients understand the legal environment in which they are operating really helps clients "buy their raincoats before the storm."


Mike J. Hytla- Primerica

Regional Vice President

Michael specializes in helping individuals and small businesses achieve financial security. As a Regional Vice President, Michael is responsible for recruiting, training and leading a successful team of entrepreneurial agents in Western PA, West Virginia and Ohio. With over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Michael has helped hundreds of individuals and families become properly protected, debt free and financially independent.

Prior to joining Primerica Michael spent over 20 years in corporate America, as a Territory Manager for a national manufacturer. In this role he was responsible for growing and managing a $20 million territory. He had the pleasure of working with many family owned businesses to help ensure proper product specifications and timely delivery of inventory. It was during this time that he started to recognize the need for financial literacy, not only for his own family, but for these family owned businesses.

Michael is passionate about helping people achieve financial security. Through coaching and a commitment to education he has helped hundreds of people become debt free and financially independent.

In addition to helping people achieve financial security, Michael’s other passion is helping people succeed in business. That same commitment to coaching and education has helped many of his teammates achieve their dream of running a successful business. He also volunteers his time at a local small business incubator, coaching others to achieve the dream of owning a small business.

He has been married to his college sweetheart for 30 years. He and Michelle have four unbelievable children. His oldest daughter Chelsea is currently in the licensing and training process and is beginning to lead and train her own team.


John Steadman

John has worked for himself for over twenty-five years and has established businesses in the U.K., Kuwait, Syria and the U.S.A., giving him a unique insight into the trials and tribulations of starting a successful business. His last venture was the establishment of an Internet Services business in Texas, providing web sites and Internet Marketing to the company's clients around the world. John now provides help and advice to Paramount and its' growing number of entrepreneurs with special emphasis on the benefits of low cost Internet Marketing.