Our Team

Our Team

Bart McMurry

Bart McMurry

Director of Equity Investments
Memphis

Prior to joining HCM, Bart served as CIO at ICC Capital Management. Bart works in the research and development of the Highland’s quantitative strategies. His application of the multifactor modeling process to portfolio management was a logical extension of his...

Beau Bussey

Beau Bussey

Investment Analyst
Oklahoma City

Beau joined Argent in 2021 and works as an investment analyst. His responsibilities include preparing reports for internal meetings, reviewing client accounts, and assisting portfolio managers when necessary. Additionally, Beau acts as secretary of our investment...

Beck Hanes

Beck Hanes

Executive VP, Governmental Services
Ruston

With a remarkable tenure of 10 years at Argent, Beck currently serves in the Ruston office as Executive Vice President of Governmental Services. He is also a Municipal Advisor Principal and Representative, as well as an Investment Advisor Representative. This diverse...

Beverly Myers

Beverly Myers

Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer
Shreveport

Beverly has over 30 years of trust experience. She specializes in the administration of retirement plans. In addition to her focus on serving our retirement services relationships, she also serves as administrator for Investment Management Account and Custodial...

Blair Hull

Blair Hull

Vice President, Philanthropic Services

President, Argent Foundation
Oxford

As VP, Philanthropic Services, Blair helps bring value, governance and a holistic asset management approach to foundation and other tax-exempt clients. She also works with families and individuals to plan and organize their philanthropic efforts. Before working in...

Blake Butler

Blake Butler

Mineral Manager
Fort Worth

Blake joined Argent Financial Group's Mineral Management division in 2023 as a Mineral Manager in our Ft. Worth location. Butler will focus on mineral wealth, contract negotiation, oil and gas accounting and asset evaluation. Butler brings over 11 years of experience...

Bradley Robinson

Bradley Robinson

Internal Auditor
Ruston

Bradley Robinson has joined the Ruston office as an Internal Auditor for Argent Fiduciary Consulting Services. Robinson reports to Chief Audit Executive Kim Breithaupt and will be responsible for conducting in-depth audits and helping clients maintain regulatory...

Brandon Glenn

Brandon Glenn

Senior Portfolio Manager
Ruston

Brandon joined Argent in 2005 and serves as a senior portfolio manager responsible for the investment oversight of trusts, private wealth clients, employee benefits plans, and foundations. In Brandon’s career, he has focused extensively on providing customized asset...

Breanna Bundy

Breanna Bundy

Trust Assistant
Shreveport

Breanna Bundy serves as a trust assistant in our Shreveport, LA location. In this role, she is responsible for the daily administration of trust and investment accounts to serve our client's needs. Breanna studied at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, LA, graduating...

Brenda VanValen, CFP®, CTFA, CWS

Brenda VanValen, CFP®, CTFA, CWS

Market President - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte

Brenda Van Valen joined Argent in 2015 as Market President of our Charlotte, North Carolina office. Brenda will serve high net worth clients with trust, investment, estate and family office services. Prior to joining Argent, Brenda was Senior Vice President at...

Brian Escobedo

Brian Escobedo

Associate Portfolio Manager - Analyst
Memphis

Brian graduated from Bowling Green State University in 2004 with a B.A. in Finance. From 2006 to 2014, Brian held analyst and trading positions at FTN Financial Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley, Pershing, Susquehanna Financial Group and Capital Guardian before joining...

Bridget Van Gansbeke, CTFA

Bridget Van Gansbeke, CTFA

Vice President & Trust Administrative Officer
Louisville

Bridget, who joined Argent Trust Company in January of 2015, currently serves as a Trust Administrative Officer to clients in Louisville, Kentucky. Bridget has served clients in both the financial and legal communities for over 15 years. Prior to Argent, she worked as...

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