Argent Trust Company, a subsidiary of Argent Financial Group, announced that it has hired Jonathan D. Berry as senior vice president.
In this role, Berry will help lead the local trust management team, including facilitating new business development and relationships while providing customized client solutions. Based in Fort Worth, Berry will report directly to Kathy Christoffel, Fort Worth market president.
“Argent Trust Company is pleased to welcome Jonathan to our Fort Worth office,” said Christoffel. “With extensive experience as an attorney as well as an advisor in the insurance and financial services industries, we believe our team and our clients will benefit from Jonathan’s expertise. I’m confident he will serve as a leader to his fellow Argent team members and as a trusted advisor to clients.”
Berry brings over 14 years of experience within the financial industry. Before joining Argent, Berry served as an attorney and counselor at law, at Jonathan D. Berry, PLLC. He also owned Covenant Insurance Solutions, operating as an insurance and financial advisor.
“I am excited to join the talented professionals at Argent both in and out of the Fort Worth office,” said Berry. “I am humbled to work with Argent knowing their long established culture and tradition. The Argent team has a stellar reputation within the industry for its trust management throughout all facets. I am honored to provide my own insights and expertise to Argent’s clients.”
Berry earned his bachelor of science degree in psychology with a business minor, and his juris doctorate degree, both from Texas A&M University. He is currently on the board of directors for The Cause Agency and Guardianship Services, Inc. He is also a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Rotary Club of Fort Worth.
About Argent Financial Group
Argent Financial Group (Argent) is a leading, independent, fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $35 billion in client assets, Argent provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with a broad range of wealth management services, including trust and estate planning, investment management, retirement plan consulting, ESOPs, funeral and cemetery trusts, charitable organization administration, oil and gas (mineral) management and other unique financial services. Headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana, Argent was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930. For more information, visit www.ArgentFinancial.com.