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THE SCRUGGS GROUP

Welcome to the Rockefeller Global Family Office

At The Scruggs Group, we are committed to serving you and your family. We are a team of dynamic and experienced financial professionals, dedicated to managing all aspects of family wealth.

Located in Houston, TX, The Scruggs Group provides advisory and wealth management services to clients as trusted fiduciary advisors.

Our team develops deep relationships with our clients to help ensure we understand their priorities and cultivate a plan that puts them on a path towards financial success. We are focused on staying connected and proactive.

Our standards for client service align with the standards established by the Rockefeller family, and the trustees who have helped it prosper for generations. The experience, family culture and world renowned brand that Rockefeller brings to the table is synergistic with the underlying foundation of The Scruggs Group.

THE SCRUGGS GROUP

(713) 804-6407

1330 Post Oak Boulevard
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77056

“We are a dedicated team of investment professionals, who are engaged in all aspects of our clients financial planning.”

Shay Scruggs, Managing Director, Private Wealth Advisor 

At The Scruggs Group, we curate a financial plan that is custom to our clients and aids them in leading financially secure lives. Our team is here to service our clients.

SHAY SCRUGGS

Managing Director
Private Wealth Advisor
SScruggs@rockco.com
(713) 804-6420

KEVIN WRIGHT

Vice President
Private Wealth Advisor
KWright@rockco.com
(713) 804-6421

JILL MASSEY

Associate Vice President
Client Associate
JMassey@rockco.com
(713) 804-6422

CALLIE MCFALL

Associate
Client Associate
CMcfall@rockco.com
(713) 804-6423

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A leading private wealth practice...
Customized Investment Strategy Design

We diagnose and evaluate your financial situation and design a tailored investment strategy for you, combining long-term goals and near-term opportunities.

Portfolio Management & Optimization

We manage your complete financial ecosystem including tax & estate planning, insurance, retirement entities, and your investments.

Investment, Tax, & Legal Advisor Coordination

We work with your CPA to manage your investments in a tax-efficient manner and coordinate with your attorneys to help plan your estate, structure business transactions, and manage charitable donations.

Risk Management

We align your portfolio with your tolerance for risk and monitor your allocation for unexpected behavior in multiple market conditions.

Cash Management, Optimization, & Access

We handle all cash activity and cash equivalents including loans, banking products, and mortgages.

Ongoing Monitoring & Performance Analytics

We provide you with a high level of transparency through advanced analytics and regular meetings with our team.

merged with holistic advisory and family office services.
The Rockefeller difference is our combination of holistic and specialized services, designed to complement customized wealth planning and advisory.
  • Financial Accounting & Bookkeeping
  • Trust & Estate Planning
  • Tax Efficient Planning & Preparation
  • Family Legacy & Governance Advisory
  • Bill payment
  • Philanthropic advisory
  • Human Resources Services
  • Cash flow and liquidity planning
  • Next Gen Financial Education

Rockefeller Capital Management provides strategic advice to ultra-high-net worth families, family offices, individuals and corporations. Families that own businesses or are interested in purchasing a business can come to Rockefeller Capital Management for thoughtful, tailored advice on whether to sell a business, sell a portion of a business, purchase a business or grow an existing business.

Rockefeller Capital Management also works with corporations seeking customized, innovative solutions and independent advice on strategic transactions. Our focus is to deliver exceptional results for our clients through flawless execution and to help clients achieve their strategic goals.

Rockefeller Capital Management provides securities activities and services through Rockefeller Financial LLC, its registered broker-dealer, member FINRA, SIPC.

  • Differentiated, independent advice for entrepreneurs and business owners
  • Execution across private and public companies owned or operated by our clients
  • Mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, capital raises
  • Real estate advisory
  • Sports franchise advisory

Rockefeller Asset Management offers equity and fixed income strategies across active, multi-factor passive, and thematic approaches that seek outperformance over multiple market cycles, driven by a disciplined investment process and a highly collaborative team culture. Drawing on the intellectual capital built over the past 40 years, Rockefeller Asset Management offers investment solutions integrating ESG research and a constructive engagement approach.

Equity Strategies
  • We offer global, U.S., and non-U.S., thematic dedicated environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) equity strategies for institutions and individuals. A core differentiator of Rockefeller’s approach is our well established practice of constructively engaging shareholders in a way that drives long-term value creation across portfolios and improves ESG standards globally.
Fixed Income Strategies
  • We offer a range of tax-exempt and taxable fixed income strategies, serving high-net worth and family office clients. Our fixed income investment process employs an analysis of macro-economic conditions complemented by fundamental credit research set within a sophisticated risk management and portfolio construction framework.

We are pleased to offer our clients and their families special access and privileges through a handful of thoughtfully vetted and selected partners – each preeminent providers in their respective fields – providing highly personalized support on how to simplify, navigate, and elevate modern life.

Private Aviation
• A unique private aviation platform designed exclusively for Rockefeller Capital Management Clients

Private Health Advisory
• Proactive health and wellness support, travel/emergency contingency 24/7 and complete management of any health concern.

Personal Security
• A total security solution tailored to each client and location, assessing their needs and goals.

Emergency Travel Services
• The world's leading organization providing medical, security, evacuation, travel risk and crisis management services.

Art Advisory
• With access to specialists in art and collectibles globally, experts will provide guidance through the sales and acquisition process.

Next Gen Advisory
• Career and life coaching for emerging professionals, as well as health and wellness resources for young adults.

Elder Care
• A unique benefit that can help with everything related to aging, elder care or special needs.

Virtual Specialty Care
• A virtual specialty care platform that leverages sophisticated technology to curate access to a network of leading doctors across 48 US hospitals for expert insights on specific health concerns.

Once in a Lifetime Experiences
• Almost any “bucket list” wish can be fulfilled for Rockefeller clients with VIP-savvy concierge experts who can pave the way to once-in-a-lifetime experiences, whether meeting global stars, participating in iconic events, or realizing other long-held dreams.

Unique Travel Experiences
• A leading travel concierge service that offers exclusive planning and booking for Rockefeller clients seeking unforgettable vacations. Clients have access at member-only rates to unique settings and destinations with family privileges.

Purpose-Driven Wine Platform
• A leading wine-appreciation platform offering a single source for Rockefeller clients interested in fine wines, insider offers and access to unique experiences. Clients can obtain allocated, reserve, library and collector-level wines. Through the Rockefeller Live Well Do Good Membership Program, a portion of profits go to support The Ocean Foundation.

Cyber Security
• An exclusive boutique company with a proven history of providing elite cyber-protection services for all digital security needs of individuals and their families to eliminate the risk of cyberattacks.

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SHAY SCRUGGS

SHAY SCRUGGS

Managing Director
Private Wealth Advisor

 

Shay joined Rockefeller in June 2020 and has more than 21 years of wealth management experience. He serves as the head of the Scruggs Group. From estate planning to portfolio management, Shay has ample experience that enables him to advise on numerous client situations. Shay graduated from Texas A&M University in ’91 and lives in College Station with his wife and four daughters.

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KEVIN WRIGHT

KEVIN WRIGHT

Vice President
Private Wealth Advisor

 

Kevin joined Rockefeller in June 2020 and has spent over 7 years in the industry. Kevin uses his technical knowledge to execute various portfolio strategies and carries expertise in the equity, fixed income, alternative and options markets. Kevin graduated from Texas A&M with a MS Finance degree in 2014 and is a CFA Charterholder. As a former college tennis player, Kevin still plays frequently in Houston where he resides with his wife.

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JILL MASSEY

JILL MASSEY

Associate Vice President
Client Associate

 

Jill Massey is an Associate Vice President and Client Associate for The Scruggs Group. She has been in the investment industry since 2003 and holds her Series 7 and Series 66 licenses. Jill oversees client administration for the team. Originally from Granbury, TX, she graduated from Texas A&M in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management. She is married, has 2 beautiful girls and resides in Tomball, TX. In her spare time, she likes to watch her children play soccer, cook with her husband, craft and travel.

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CALLIE MCFALL

CALLIE MCFALL

Client Associate

 

Callie joined Rockefeller in June 2020 and helps oversee client administration. She graduated in 2014 from Texas State University with a B.S. in Business Management and loves with her husband in Houston.

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