Norman Nelson Bio Image
Norman E. Nelson, WMS™ Senior Vice President, Investments Managing Director

Norm has been a Chairman's Council member from 2003 to 2020.

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"Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1."
–Warren Buffett

Norm has established a proprietary, discretionary business practice for high net worth individuals with a keen eye toward Warren Buffet's critical rules.

A native Philadelphian, he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University in 1983. After spending several years as a Certified Public Accountant, he parlayed his interests and experiences into a career in financial services. Since 1988, Norm has developed skills as a financial service advisor at both regional and multi-national firms. Prior to joining Raymond James in 2002, he served his expanding client base at Janney Montgomery Scott, Prudential Securities and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (now UBS).

Board Affiliations include:

  • Member of Investment Committees at both Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El and the Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy
  • Past Board member of Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
  • Past Board member of the Heritage Conservancy Of Bucks County Investment Committee
  • 2008 Super Sunday Co-Chair with wife Holly -- major fund raising campaign which raised $1,000,000 for Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
  • Past member of the National Football League Players Association Financial Advisors Association
  • Past member of the Raymond James Governmental Affairs Council
  • Past member of the Raymond James Mutual Fund Advisory Council

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