• Romain Spell III , LL.M., AAMS®

    First Vice President, Wealth Management

Background and experience

Before joining Raymond James in April 2019, Romain began his financial advisory career with Edward Jones, and then moved to Wells Fargo Advisors in 2014. Earlier, he spent five years in the Navy three of which he served as a Navy Corpsman with the 3rd Battalion Marines. Romain also earned a bachelor’s degree in political science cum laude from Valdosta State University, and a master’s degree in international taxation from St. Thomas University College of Law. As an Accredited Asset Management SpecialistSM, he has in-depth knowledge of investments, insurance, tax, retirement and estate planning issues. He adheres to standards of professional conduct and is deeply committed to continuing industry education.

“As a financial advisor I am committed to maintaining the highest standards of honesty, integrity, and professionalism in my client relationships. I view this relationship as a long-term financial journey where I strive to provide peace of mind by delivering tailored objective advice designed to give clients the confidence to pursue their own passions, dreams, and talents.”

Away from the office

Originally from Georgia, Romain lives in Crystal River, Florida, with his wife, Rachel, and their children, Lene, Kailee, Emily, Emma, Will and Chase. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family. He also devotes his energy to supporting the Lake Sumter Children’s Advocacy Center.