B. Brenner Wood
Managing Partner & Financial Advisor
With more than 40 years of investment, banking and financial experience, Bruce knows firsthand about asset preservation and keeping his clients on a steady investment course during volatile markets and changing economic times.
Bruce’s career path began in Richmond, Virginia, where he worked as a bank officer and financial analyst after serving as a Special Agent in Army Intelligence during the Vietnam conflict and receiving the Army Commendation Medal. He subsequently joined Merrill Lynch as a Financial Advisor and continued to build on his investment management experience over the years with Prudential Securities, EF Hutton/Smith Barney and UBS PaineWebber, before joining Wells Fargo Advisors. Bruce received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University at Los Angeles. In his free time, you will find Bruce involved with antique automobiles, as a member of the Lowcountry Oyster & Motorcar Driving Society in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Over the years, Bruce has contributed to his community by serving as Past President of Lions Club International, Past President and Lt. Governor of Kiwanis International, and Special Olympics. He has also served his local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). On a personal note, Bruce and his wife, Karen, are blessed with a daughter who resides in Annapolis, Maryland, and proudly served for 12 years as a U.S. Naval Officer. Bruce and Karen also have two retired racing greyhounds, and both volunteer to promote greyhound adoption awareness in their community.