Orlando, Fla. (August 3, 2018) — Children’s Home Society of Florida (CHS) has appointed Wells Fargo Senior Managing Director Brand Meyer to its statewide Board of Directors.

As the state’s largest and most reputable organization committed to serving children and families, CHS has adopted a bold new direction – to end the need for foster care as we know it.
Within his new role, Meyer will work alongside statewide child advocates to advance these efforts through community solutions including child welfare, early childhood education, counseling and Community Partnership Schools.

Meyer brings significant executive experience to the board, with a 48-year career that’s included affiliations with predecessor firms to Wells Fargo Advisors, including EVEREN Securities and Prescott, Ball & Turben. He has held a number of leadership positions for the company, including President of the Financial Services Group, Regional President for the Private Client Group, Director of Retail Branches, Director of Branch Administration and Chief Compliance Officer.

Meyer is a member of the Wells Fargo Advisors Operating Committee and represents the company as a member of the board and the executive committee for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), the industry’s leading trade group that represents securities firms, banks, and asset management companies.

A native of Cleveland, Meyer attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He holds multiple industry registrations and earned a degree from the Securities Industry Institute at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.

Meyer lives in Delray Beach with his wife and two children.

About Children’s Home Society of Florida

On the front lines since 1902, Children’s Home Society of Florida is the oldest and largest statewide organization devoted to helping children and families. Children’s Home Society of Florida serves more than 50,000 children and family members throughout the state each year. More: www.chsfl.org.