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Our reasons for becoming financial professionals are deeply personal. We repeatedly saw many friends and family struggling to find the help they needed to map out their financial future. We are confident that with our understanding of personal finance, coupled with our training as financial professionals, we can help people better prepare for the future. After over 30 years in the business, we have developed a reputation for educating individuals in an easy-to-understand manner so they can grasp personal finance and use those concepts to pursue their financial objectives. We feel a commitment to our community.

Whitney F Burr

President and CEO


Whitney Burr is an All-American skier who has learned self-discipline, hard work and perseverance. As President and CEO and Owner of Burr Capital Advisors, he’ll use these same attributes to help you with your investment and financial planning needs. With more than 30 years of investment, asset management and retirement planning experience, while working at MFS, Kidder Peabody and CitiGroup/Travelers, Whitney possesses a relentless drive for excellence, and resolute commitment to help his clients plan lasting financial foundations. Whitney enjoys the outdoors, skiing, hiking, boating, spending time with his family and volunteering at community foundations. He he lives in Essex, CT with his wife, Pam, his three kids, Lucy, Katherine and Tucker and his dog, Duke. Whitney holds the Series 7,24,63 and 66 licenses through LPL Financial while also being Variable Life and Variable Annuity Insurance licensed. Whitney Burr is proud to have been recognized as a Chairman’s Club advisor at LPL Financial for the past 6 years. A distinction based on annual production attained by only 5 percent of the firm’s more than 17,000 financial advisors nationwide.

Karyn A Lancaster

Partner, Investment Consultant


Karyn Lancaster was born and raised just outside of Los Angeles, California. She has more than 30 years experience in investment, estate planning and client service relations. She has worked in the financial services field since 1992, starting off at Dean Witter, then moved to Smith Barney and then CitiGroup/Travelers. She joined Burr Capital Advisors in March of 2004, not long after she moved to Connecticut. Karyn enjoys traveling, the ocean, spending time with her family, and volunteering in her community, schools, soup kitchens and for organizations that are important to her. She lives in Simsbury, CT with her son, Colby and two dogs, Rockne and Knute. Karyn holds the series 7, 24, 63, and 66 licenses through LPL Financial.

Client Centered

Client Centered

Whether you are investing to build wealth, protect your family, or preserve your assets, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and long-term goals.

Our team of professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you.