Ken Powell

Ken Powell, CFA

Director, Equity and Risk Management

Overland Park, KS

Ken is Director, Equity and Risk Management. Prior to joining the firm, Ken was a senior vice president and portfolio manager at CFW Capital Management, where he managed investment portfolios for high-net-worth individuals and foundations. His investment portfolio outperformed the corresponding benchmarks during his tenure as the portfolio manager. Ken also has experience as a senior vice president and senior investment manager in the trust department of Country Club Bank. There, he managed equity and fixed income investment portfolios for individuals and institutions. He also managed the trust department's equity common trust fund. Prior to joining Country Club Bank, Ken was a vice president and portfolio manager at Boatmen's Trust Company and its successor, Bank of America. He began his investment career in 1989 with Mid-States Corporate Federal Credit Union in Naperville, Illinois.

Ken has a bachelor's degree in finance from Southern Illinois University. He has also obtained the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of the CFA® Institute and the Kansas City Society of Financial Analysts. He is a former board member of Children's TLC and currently serves as a trustee for the organization's endowment. He is also a board member of The Midwest Transplant Network.