Through the unique Cary Street Partners partnership culture and Fiduciary standard, we are committed to providing solutions based on the client's best interest and strive to deliver a higher standard in everything we do.
CARY STREET PARTNERS
Cary Street Partners is a leading independent financial services firm offering comprehensive wealth management services including investments, planning and financial advice. Cary Street Partners financial advisors serve individuals, families, and institutions with customized strategies tailored to fit each client's objectives.
Meet Our Team
RUSSELL (REA) KELLER JR.
FINANCIAL ADVISOR, VICE PRESIDENT
Rea began his career with Crestar Bank in 1989 and served as Partner and Investment Officer with Chesapeake Asset Management, LLC prior to joining Cary Street Partners in 2018. Rea specializes in providing customized financial advice with a commitment to a disciplined, unbiased, independent-minded approach.
Rea is a Virginia native and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology. While attending college, Rea earned an NCAA division one athletic scholarship in golf and earned numerous academic and athletic awards. Rea is married to his wife Alison and they reside in Powhatan, Virginia.
DEBORAH A. WARD
BRANCH COMPLIANCE & OPERATIONS MANAGER, VICE PRESIDENT
Debbie Ward is Branch Compliance and Operations Manager in the Glen Allen, Virginia office. Her responsibilities include operational and administrative Client Service associated duties to support client needs as well as Qualified Supervisor oversight to ensure adherence to industry regulations as well as to firm policies and procedures. Debbie brings extensive operations experience to Cary Street Partners having held several positions at First Clearing Corporation in Brokerage Clearance, Delivery vs. Payment, and Options Settlement.
Debbie graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, earning dual degrees: Bachelor of Science in Finance and Bachelor of Science in Economics. In addition to her degrees, Debbie is registered as a FINRA Registered Representative and a General Securities Principal having received her Series 7, 66, 9, and 10 licenses.