Photo: Jason Blankenship, AAMS®, Financial Consultant; Natalie Tuttle, Senior Registered Client Associate; Gail Utter, MBA, CRPC®, CPWA®, Managing Director - Investments; Krystyl Garrison, Client Associate; Nate Pike, Financial Consultant.

Gail Utter, MBA, CPWA ®, CRPC ®, Managing Director – Investments/Financial Advisor, of Wells Fargo Advisors in Sherman, Texas has been recognized as one of the “Top 400 Financial Advisors” in the country by the Financial Times. 

This is the first time Utter has appeared on the list.

“It’s an honor to be named among the top advisors in the country, as determined by the Financial Times,” said Utter. “Each day, I show up with one goal in mind—helping my clients succeed financially.  It is quite an honor to be recognized for doing what I love to do.”

Utter, has over twenty years of experience in the financial services industry.  She holds a B.B.A in Finance from Southern Methodist University and a M.B.A from the University of North Texas.  Current and past affiliations include airport boards, hospital boards, higher education foundations, Rotary International and numerous other charitable organizations. Utter is a founding member of Grayson County’s soup kitchen Grand Central Station, is a community mental health advocate and an active leader in the United Methodist Church.

With more than 685,000 U.S. daily readers, the Financial Times is seen as a global leader in business, finance, economic and political news and analysis.  Rankings are based on data provided by investment firms.  Factors include assets under management, experience, industry certifications and compliance record. Investment performance and financial advisor production are not explicit components. 

About Wells Fargo  Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 8,600 locations, 13,000 ATMs, the internet (wellsfargo.com) and mobile banking, and has offices in 42 countries and territories to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 268,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 27 on Fortune’s 2016 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. News, insights and perspectives from Wells Fargo are also available at Wells Fargo Stories.

About Wells Fargo Advisors With $1.5 trillion in client assets as of September 30, 2016, Wells Fargo Advisors provides investment advice and guidance to clients through 15,086 full-service financial advisors and 3,899 licensed bankers.  This vast network of advisors, one of the nation’s largest, serves investors through locations in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.  Wells Fargo Advisors is the trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLC and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC, Members SIPC, separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company.   www.wellsfargoadvisors.com