Western Division

As an advisor, you know the value of relationships. They’re at the core of everything we do, forming the foundation of the services we provide for our clients. We understand and appreciate the time and dedication it takes to build those relationships, and realize that allowing advisors to nurture them without interference is crucial to their success.

That’s why at Raymond James, you’ll own your book of business – and the right to sell it – regardless of whether you stay with our firm for the rest of your career.* But once you’ve grown accustomed to the culture, back-office support and technology here, we feel confident you’ll want to continue growing with us.

Great things are happening in the Western division. Visit your local Raymond James & Associates branch or find us online to learn more about the opportunities available to you.

western division

Bert White

Western Division Director
T: 727.567.0007

*Certain qualifications apply

Meet the Western division team

Bert White
Western Divisional Director
Ed Sudzina
Edward Sudzina
Regional Director, Western Gulf
Rick Sanchez
Regional Director, West Coast
John Simmons
John Simmons
Regional Director, California
Jennifer Witt
Division Administrative Manager
Eric Gilbert
Division Administrator


West Coast Region

Southwest Complex
Robert Burghart



California Region

Bay Area Complex
Jen Bottalico

Los Angeles Valley Complex
Don Gorsch

Beverly Hills and Pacific Islands Complex
Andy Waldbaum

Newport Beach Complex
Michael Casey


Coast and Valley Complex
Jaron Singletary



Western Gulf Region

Dallas-OKC Complex
Don Davis

Bob Eckert

Houston Complex
Paul Bobal

Louisiana Complex
Jude Huval