Margaret (Mag) Black-Scott - President and CEO
Margaret (Mag) Black-Scott is the founder of Beverly Hills Wealth Management LLC, a Registered Investment Advisory firm. Formerly she was a Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Morgan Stanley & Co.
Mag was born and educated in England receiving a diploma in Business Administration from Rotherham Technical College, England. She earned her MBA at Jacksonville University, FL. and completed post-graduate work at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania, and Harvard Business School.
She was adjunct Professor at Jacksonville University, teaching both credit and non-credit courses. She has given financial and estate planning seminars all over the country, and is a past recipient of the coveted “EVE” Award as Jacksonville’s Business Woman of the Year.
She presented a daily television program on financial affairs in Los Angeles, California for 2 years. In Jacksonville, she was Business Editor of Channel 7 (PBS) and made regular guest appearances with WJXT TV Channel 4, a CBS affiliate at that time.
Her present community roles include:
-Board Member, Jacksonville University Board of Trustees
-Board Member, UCLA International Institute, Israel Studies Program
-Board Member, Holmby Hills Homeowner’s Association
Her prior community roles include :
-Member, District Business Committee of the National Association of Securities Dealers
-Member of the Board of Governors, Florida Securities Dealers’ Association
-Chairman of the Duval Research and Development Authority
-Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association & NASD
-Former Member, the Mayor’s Economic Development Council
John D. Stuart - Chief Information OfficerJohn D. Stuart is Chief Information Officer of Beverly Hills Wealth Management. He was born in Oregon and educated in Southern California and Madrid, Spain. He graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University with a degree in Management Information Systems. He received an MsBA with an Information Decision Systems concentration from San Diego State University. He has also completed coursework in Europe emphasizing international business and language studies.
John is a strategic thought leader at Beverly Hills Wealth Management. He is responsible for the design, implementation, and execution of Information Technology, Process, and Operations. His reach and range throughout the firms eco-system is both internal and client facing, including responsibilities for the Business Development Model with special focus on compensation, profitability, and change management.
Prior to his role at Beverly Hills Wealth Management, John spent five years working in both the IT group and Office of Business Management at Morgan Stanley. Most recently, John was the Regional Business Manager to the Southern California, Hawaii, and Nevada markets.
He is a recipient of the San Diego City Joseph C. Larson Entrepreneurial Scholarship, Fermanian Business Center Scholarship, and Presidential Scholarship in San Diego. He has held the title of Public Relations Officer to the San Diego Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery.