Dan Powell, CFA
In his role as a Portfolio Manager and Investment Committee member, Dan supports efforts to serve the firm’s wealth management clients and executes wide-ranging research initiatives focused on macro trends, asset allocation and risk management. Prior to joining WST in 2016, he held the role of Director of Research at a Richmond-based investment advisory firm, as a portfolio strategist at a broker/ dealer, and as a portfolio manager/ research analyst within the trust division of a large regional banking organization.
Dan grew up in Greenville, South Carolina, and graduated from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business. A CFA charter-holder, he is a member of the CFA Institute and serves on the board of the CFA Society Virginia, as well as the board of All Saints Episcopal Church (Richmond) and as Treasurer and a Den Leader of Cub Scout Pack 747 in the Heart of Virginia Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Dan and his wife have four children, and his spare time is spent cheering on their endeavors in little league baseball, youth basketball, gymnastics and swimming.