Private Wealth Management | Our People | Stephens

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.

Private Wealth Management

Our People






  • Kevin Scanlon

    Kevin Scanlon

    Executive Vice President, Head of Private Wealth Management

    Little Rock, AR

  • Bill James

    Bill James

    Managing Director, Regional Director

    Memphis, TN

  • Robert Durham

    Robert Durham

    Managing Director, Regional Director, Branch Manager

    Atlanta, GA

    Charlotte, NC

  • Ashley Palermo-Burns

    Ashley Palermo-Burns

    Managing Director, Director of PCG Products & Services

    Little Rock, AR

  • Mark Dutton, CFP®Professional

    Mark Dutton, CFP®Professional

    Managing Director, Assistant Regional Director, Branch Manager

    Fayetteville, AR

    Rogers, AR

  • George Sousoulas

    George Sousoulas

    Managing Director, Assistant Regional Director, Branch Manager

    Memphis, TN


Discover Open Positions

The Private Client Group has much to offer experienced financial professionals and people seeking careers in wealth management. Candidates value our robust suite of resources and the stability of working at one of the nation’s most successful family-run businesses.