Carol L. Rogers' ability to blend her interpersonal skills with her business, financial and investment acumen has allowed her to succeed over the course of her 40+ year career.
Carol began her investment advisory career at E.F. Hutton in 1976. As one of E.F. Hutton’s leading brokers, Carol became a Vice President and a member of the Chairman’s Council. She was also the Founder and President of Rogers & Company Wealth Management.
Now a Managing Director and Partner of Hightower Wealth Advisors | St. Louis, Carol has been recognized on Barron’s “Top 1,200 Advisors by State” list (formerly Barron’s “Top 1,000 Advisors by State”) in 2009, as well as from 2011-2016. She was also ranked on Barron’s “Top 100 Women Financial Advisors” list in 2009, 2010 and 2013, as well as among Wealth Management’s “Top 100 Independent Advisors in America” in 2009.
Carol holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and an EMBA from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri in conjunction with the University of Sofia, Tokyo. Carol was also a member of the first class to receive the Certified Private Wealth Advisor® certification (CPWA®), an advanced designation through the University of Chicago’s Booth Graduate School of Business. She is also a member of the Investments & Wealth Institute (formerly the IMCA).
Carol is a strong believer in giving back. She serves on the Board of Benedictine College, and is a member of the executive MBA Alumni Board for Washington University and the Women’s Venture Forum at Washburn University. She was invited as a guest participant at the 1996 National Security Seminar for the U.S. Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, in Pennsylvania. In addition, “L”, as she is fondly called in the office, is a donor advisor for the Hightower Wealth Advisors | St. Louis Charitable Foundation (formerly Rogers & Company Charitable Foundation, established in 2006), which provides inner city scholarships. Carol has also served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Security Professionals in Washington, D.C.