Who We Are

What We Do

We provide investment banking, research, sales and trading, asset and wealth management, public finance, insurance, private capital, and family office services.

About Us

We are a family-owned financial services firm that values client relationships, long-term stability, and supporting the communities where we live and work.

The Stephens Story

The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.


Our reputation as a leading independent financial services firm is built on the stability of our longstanding and highly experienced senior executives.

Impact Initiatives

We are committed to corporate philanthropy; economic and financial literacy advocacy; and diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

Our Brand Ambassadors

Stephens is proud to sponsor the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, and PGA TOUR Champions careers, as well as applaud the philanthropic endeavors, of our Brand Ambassadors.

Making Connections

We host many highly informative meetings each year with clients, industry decision makers, and thought leaders across the U.S. and in Europe.

Our People

Charlene Collins

Commercial P&C Senior Account Manager

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Charlene Collins

Charlene Collins joined Stephens Insurance in 2018 as a Senior Account Manager in Houston for Stephens Energy Group. She has over 20 years of insurance experience comprised of a client and brokerage background.

The first part of her career, spanning from 1992 to 1999, was as an Escrow Specialist for GE Capital Real Estate where her primary role encompassed insurance compliance and policy audit reviews for multiple property management companies. The last 18 years, Collins has had the opportunity to work for some of the largest commercial insurance brokers in the world, with a focus on energy-related clients specializing in placing program structures including, but not limited to, Guaranteed Cost and Deductible programs. She successfully managed diverse account sizes ranging from middle market to risk management.

Most recently, Collins worked as a Senior Client Manager & Supervisor for Arthur J. Gallagher’s Energy Practice for three years, where she successfully managed a service team as well as various energy-related middle market to risk management accounts.

Collins has earned the Associate in Insurance designation and is currently pursuing the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation.


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