Operating Committee

At Wells Fargo Advisors, leadership means being involved. Our senior leaders operate as equal partners pitching in when and where help is needed.

David J. Kowach

President and Head of Wells Fargo Advisors

John Alexander

Head of Integrated Brokerage

Kathy Barney

Finance Senior Leader

Lori Belza

Managing Director of Client Experience and Growth

Catherine A. Brown

Head of Human Resources

Andy Byer

Regional President - Gateway

Kent Christian

Head of Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network

David Dawkins

Director of Diverse Client Segments

Ron Dock

Chief Information Technology Officer

Diane Gabriel

Head of Next Generation Talent

Rich Getzoff

Head of Advisor-Led Business

Jim Hays

Head of Private Wealth Advisors Group

Gina House

Head of Marketing

Mark W. Hubbert

Chief Risk Officer

Heather Hunt-Ruddy

Head of Client Experience and Growth

Erik Karanik

Head of Operations and Branch Infrastructure

Shea Leordeanu

Head of Corporate Communications

Ian MacEachern

Head of Investment Products

Ilene Marquardt

Associate General Counsel

Jim McHale

Business Control Leader

Brand Meyer

Senior Managing Director

Joe Nadreau

Head of Independent Brokerage & Platform Services

John G. Peluso, Jr.

Head of First Clearing

Eduardo “Eddie” Queen

Head of Digital & Automated Investing

Mike Shine

Head of Shared Services

Warren Terry

Head of Business Performance and Due Diligence

Bob Vorlop

Head of Products and Advice

Chip Walker

Head of Field Strategy and Execution