Ken Powell, CFA
Designations and Licenses
Ken is a Certified Financial Analyst.
Experience and Education
Ken is the senior portfolio manager, equities for Mariner Wealth Advisors.
Prior to joining the firm, he was a senior vice president and portfolio manager at CFW Capital Management, where he managed investment portfolios for high-net-worth individuals and foundations. 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 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.