Our Team

Our Team

Quin Swiney, JD

Quin Swiney, JD

Assistant Vice President/Trust Administration, AmeriTrust Corporation
Tulsa

A native Tulsan, Quin Swiney joined AmeriTrust in 2015. Quin is a graduate of the University of Dallas with honors before attending Ave Maria School of Law in Michigan, where she was involved as president and chair of multiple student organizations and competed...

R. Brad Knowles, MBA, CBFA

R. Brad Knowles, MBA, CBFA

Managing Director, Argent Retirement Plan Advisors
Oklahoma City

Brad started in the financial services business in 2001. The team currently manages $1.4b in employer sponsored retirement plans assets for 62 clients. Brad’s team manages $965m for 25 clients. This practice started on the idea of mitigating risk to improve outcomes....

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...

Ray Kukreja

Ray Kukreja

Senior Vice President, Fiduciary Consultant
Atlanta

Ray Kukreja joined Argent in October 2017. He has over 20 years of valuation and corporate finance experience, with specific expertise in ESOPs. In his role as an ESOP fiduciary consultant, Ray plays an important role in helping Argent as an ESOP trustee maximize...

Richard Funchess

Richard Funchess

Market President - Beaumont, TX
Beaumont

Richard has served Argent's Beaumont office and its predecessor, Genesis Wealth Management, for 11 years. In his role with Argent, he focuses on portfolio management for high net worth clients in the Beaumont area. Richard started his career as a municipal bond...

Robert Pugh, JD

Robert Pugh, JD

Vice President, Trust Officer
Nashville

An attorney and veteran trust and administration officer, Robert assists clients with their trust and estate planning needs. Robert joined Argent in 2020, coming from Regions Bank in Nashville, where he served as a trust advisor. Before that, he was a trust officer at...

Robert Strauss, CFA

Robert Strauss, CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager
Oklahoma City

Robert joined the Heritage Team in 2018 and brings more than 20 years of experience in the investment industry. He serves as senior portfolio manager for Heritage Trust. Prior to Heritage, Robert served as Managing Director at Stephens, Inc. in Little Rock, AR...

Robert T. Turnbull, JD

Robert T. Turnbull, JD

Mineral Manager
San Antonio

Robert is primarily responsible for lease negotiations, lease monitoring and ensuring proper and timely revenue payments for mineral owners throughout Texas, focusing on the Austin, San Antonio, Houston and Corpus Christi areas. Robert joined Argent from Frost Bank in...

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 Barnett, JD

Ryan Barnett, JD

Vice President, Retirement Services
Oklahoma City

Ryan is responsible for managing fiduciary compliance and investment advisory services for employer-sponsored retirement plans for Argent / Heritage Retirement Plan Advisors, an Argent subsidiary based in Oklahoma City. Ryan has more than 10 years of experience within...

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