Diane Guffey

Diane M. Guffey

Senior Vice President, Investments
Branch Manager

Diane sums up her role in supporting her team by saying, “My clients are my financial advisors. In addition, I fully appreciate the value of registered sales associates, who can help advisors grow their businesses and better serve their clients. My job is to help advisors thrive by removing obstacles that stand in their way.”

Diane has been with Raymond James since 1987 and holds the designation of Wealth Management Specialist. Today, she is focused on growing the Chattanooga branch by attracting, developing and retaining high-caliber financial advisors and support associates.

Prior to becoming branch manager, she served as the branch’s operations manager, an experience that makes her particularly qualified to understand and address advisors’ concerns and needs.

In 2009, Diane was recognized as the firm’s Private Client Group Branch Manager of the Year and was named Atlantic Division Branch Manager of the Year. Diane is a volunteer for the American Heart Association and serves on the Circle of Red.  She is a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church and previously served on the Chattanooga Catholic Charities advisory board. Diane currently resides on Signal Mountain with her husband Roger. In her free time, Diane enjoys running, kayaking and fishing.