• L. Mark Carron

    Senior Vice President, Wealth Management

With the Carron family's involvement in the Tampa community for over 60 years, Mark's 33 years of investment industry experience is based on his strong belief in nurturing a bond with his clients. "I realize my role can be integral to a client achieving financial independence. Whether developing a plan to monetize an exit strategy for owners of a closely held corporation, consulting on an employee benefit plan or business succession, or establishing an investment policy statement and customizing the asset allocation model — we address the myriad of investment decisions together. I'm here so that my clients can make informed decisions and work with a seasoned professional who is concerned about accomplishing what is important to them."

Prior to joining Raymond James in 1990, Mark served as director of administration for American Municipal Securities, as well as ERISA branch office coordinator, portfolio manager and city/county liaison for Smith Barney in Tampa. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Florida and a master's degree from Florida State University.

In addition, Mark is a member of the Old Memorial Golf Club. He enjoys playing golf, tennis, and reading, as well as scuba diving and traveling with his wife, Cynthia. He served as a trustee for the Raymond James Financial 401(k), profit sharing and employee stock ownership plans and is former Vice Chairman of the City of Tampa General Employees’ Pension Fund Board. He is also a member of the Corporate & Executive Services Wealth Management team.

The above mentioned organizations are not affiliated with Raymond James.

* Every investor's situation is unique and you should consider your investment goals, risk tolerance and time horizon before making any investment. There is no assurance that any investment will meet its investment objectives or that substantial losses will be avoided. Diversification and asset allocation do not ensure a profit or protect against a loss.