Meet Scott

As a Senior Wealth Planner on the Advanced Solutions Team, Scott helps advisors navigate and solve complex problems through planning.

A graduate of Millsaps College with a degree in Business Administration, Scott has nearly a decade of experience in the financial planning industry. He has long enjoyed the process of working through complicated problems, which led to him choosing his profession and earning his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® designation.

Outside the office, Scott can often be found cooking, paddleboarding or listening to blues music. He counts marrying his wife as his biggest accomplishment in life thus far.

Scott Budd is a non-registered associate of Cetera Advisor Networks.

Favorite Food:


Best piece of financial advice I received:

Spend lavishly on the things you enjoy, cut ruthlessly on those that you don’t.

Favorite Quote:

“People don’t eat over the long run, they eat every day.”

If I could meet anyone, past or present, it would be:

Harry Hopkins

Hidden talent:


Favorite book:

“The Prophet” by Kalil Gibran

Favorite movie or TV show:

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

What motivates me:

Solving problems

Favorite holiday:


Something on my bucket list:

Tour the Louvre

Place I’d most like to visit:


My biggest accomplishment:

Marrying my wife