Venturi Private Wealth is pleased to announce that Sylvia Bell has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer and will be a member of our senior leadership team. Sylvia was formerly the COO of the Investment Management Division of Teacher Retirement System of Texas. TRS is a $180 billion public pension fund in Texas with over 800 employees. Sylvia is a Certified Public Accountant and her prior experience included audit and advisory roles with Deloitte, Oracle and J.P. Morgan. Recently recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the region by the Austin Business Journal, Venturi continues to make investments in our people and our platform to build one of the pre-eminent independent firms in the Southwest serving the complex needs of our ultra-high net worth clients.