Ruston

500 East Reynolds Drive, Ruston, LA 71270

(318) 251-5800

Argent Financial Group - Corporate Headquarters

Ruston Office Information

Home to Argent’s corporate headquarters, the Ruston, Louisiana office encompasses several corporate support teams—accounting, finance, human resources, IT, marketing and trust operations—as well client-facing teams for Argent Advisors, Argent Mineral Management and Argent Trust, including personnel specializing in Employee Benefits, Funeral and Cemetery Trusts and Municipal Advisory services.

Argent’s corporate staff are proud members of the Ruston community, volunteering with organizations such as United Way of Northeast Louisiana, Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana and Teach 1 to Lead 1.

Argent is also a proud supporter of many activities on the campus of Louisiana Tech University, of which numerous staff are alumni.

Our Team

Laurie Parks, CPA

Laurie Parks, CPA

Chief Financial Officer
Ruston

Laurie joined Argent full time in 2005. Before 2005, Argent’s leadership team recruited Laurie to do some consulting work for the firm. After successfully completing various projects for Argent, our leadership team hired her as our full time Chief Financial Officer. A...

Logan Hunt, CPL

Logan Hunt, CPL

Mineral Manager
Ruston

Logan joined Argent in early 2015. As a Mineral Manager, Logan works with clients, managing their mineral assets to create opportunities to generate wealth and maximize value. His services include negotiating the leasing, acquisition, and divestiture of mineral...

Lucius McGehee

Lucius McGehee

Executive Vice President, Institutional Services
Ruston

As manager of Argent Trust’s Governmental and Philanthropic services, Lucius lends his 30+ years of financial services industry experience by overseeing all aspects of Argent’s governmental and charitable clients. Lucius brings Argent solutions to various public...

Matthew Moore

Matthew Moore

Planning Assistant
Ruston

Matthew joined Argent Advisors in 2017 after spending time working for an economic research firm and working as a high school teacher. Matthew helps Byron in designing financial plans. He specializes in plans that help clients reduce debt and increase retirement...

Mike Jones

Mike Jones

President, Argent Advisors
Ruston

As President of Argent Advisors, Inc., Mike is responsible for the oversight of the Momentum Select dynamic asset allocation models of Argent Advisors. These models harness the collective powers of dynamic portfolio modeling in an attempt to provide less volatile...

Randy Braddock

Randy Braddock

Vice President & Investment Advisor
Ruston

Randy is responsible for providing financial advice to clients. Just prior to joining Argent, Randy worked for a family-owned risk management agency providing client service and operational management. Randy spent over fifteen years in the telecommunications industry...

Robert W. Barrett

Robert W. Barrett

Managing Director, Audit
Ruston

Robert oversees the audit programs for all Argent Financial Group subsidiaries. Robert also provides audit and compliance consulting services to third party banks and trust companies. Before joining Argent, Robert served for more than 18 years with the Comptroller of...

Ryan Griep

Ryan Griep

Chief Information Officer
Ruston

Ryan joined Argent in 2000. As Argent’s Chief Information Officer, Ryan is responsible for the computer systems, applications and network that support Argent Financial Group’s strategic goals. He oversees and monitors all approved technology projects along with...

Sarah Duke

Sarah Duke

Trust Officer
Ruston

As a Trust Officer for Argent Trust, Sarah is responsible for the daily administrative tasks and client services in the company’s funeral and cemetery trust division. Before joining the funeral and cemetery trust division, Sarah was a cash management specialist with...

Sarah Warren

Sarah Warren

VP, Director of Marketing
Ruston

As Director of Marketing, Sarah works closely with Argent's leadership and management to oversee the development and implementation of marketing and branding strategies, including sales support, internal and external communications and employee engagement. Prior to...

T. Sterling Williams, CMM, RPL

T. Sterling Williams, CMM, RPL

Mineral Manager
Ruston

Since joining Argent in 2013 Sterling has served as a Property Administrator and Mineral Manager; helping clients manage their mineral assets, creating opportunities to generate wealth and maximize value. His services include negotiating the leasing, acquisition and...

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