Stephen Chaffin

Regional President, Senior Managing Director

Little Rock, AR


Work Experience

  • Joined MAI in 2020 as a result of MAI’s partnership with Smith Capital Management, where he was President and Managing Principal since 1996
  • Specializes in comprehensive financial planning, helping high-net-worth clients achieve their financial goals through customized solutions and personalized service
  • Offers financial counsel to foundations and oversees corporate retirement plans
  • Was the Executive Director at Downtown Partnership and worked for Dean Witter and Merrill Lynch & Co


Life Outside of MAI 

  • Serves on the Dean’s Executive Advisory Board for the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas



  • University of Arkansas, BSBA in Banking & Finance

We look forward to learning about your financial goals.