Don E. Olmstead

CFP®, Managing Director

Don serves as a Senior Portfolio Manager and Relationship Manager.

Don has over 30 years’ broad experience. Prior to forming Novare Capital, Don’s extensive capital markets experience was garnered from 14 years with First Union Capital Markets. During that time, he served institutional and individual portfolio managers and advised them on a variety of portfolio strategies.

Don earned a B.A. degree in English from University of the South, Sewanee and earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM designation in March 2004. Don has served on numerous local boards. He was previously the President of Habitat for Humanity-Charlotte and Member of Habitat for Humanity-NC, and currently serves on the boards for Charlotte Family Housing and Sharon Towers. He is the father of two boys, a member and Elder of First Presbyterian Church serving on the Investment committee.