Managing Director – Investments
PIM Portfolio Manager
Scott Carr is a Managing Director – Investments and leads the Carr Investment Group of Wells Fargo Advisors with offices in Suffolk and Virginia Beach. Scott graduated from Hampden-Sydney College with a B.A. in managerial economics and joined the firm in 1995.
With over twenty years of experience in capital markets, Scott focuses on comprehensive wealth management and investment consulting for individuals, families, and institutions. Scott hosts educational workshops for individuals and corporations, has been a volunteer instructor at a local community college and elementary school, and has been a speaker at Wells Fargo Advisors training programs. Scott is a PIM Portfolio Manager and is a long standing member of the firm's prestigious Premier Advisors Program.
A lifelong resident of Hampton Roads, Scott has served as Finance Chair of the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts Foundation, and is a founding member and Past President of the Suffolk Foundation. He served as President of the Paul D. Camp Community College Foundation, and is a past Chairman of the Board for Nansemond Suffolk Academy. Scott currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of the Obici Healthcare Foundation and on the Board of ACCESS College Foundation. In 2018 and 2019, Scott was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the “Top Wealth Advisors in Virginia”. Scott also received the Chancellor's Award for Leadership in Philanthropy from the Virginia's Community College System, a recognition of its top volunteers. Scott and his wife, Heather, make their home in Virginia Beach with their children, Hope, Miller and Hattie Belle.
 The Premier Advisors designation is held by a select group of Financial Advisors who meet or exceed Wells Fargo Advisors' high standards as measured by one or more of the firms' criteria for length of service with the firm, completion of educational components, business production and professionalism.
 The Forbes best in state ranking algorithm is based on industry experience, interviews, compliance records, assets under management, revenue and other criteria by SHOOK Research, LLC, which does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking. Investment performance is not a criterion.