B.A. (Accounting), Goshen College
Lynn Burns joined Independence Trust Company in 2014 and is currently serving as a Trust Officer. Independence Trust merged with Argent Trust at the beginning of 2018 and she has continued serving in this role. In this role she works closely with clients to develop an understanding of the different aspects of their trust agreement. She educates clients on the intent of the trust and also partners with the client’s estate planning team. She works with clients along with their advisors and beneficiaries to navigate through the estate settlement process. She is also engaged in many aspects of the administration of cemetery and funeral home trusts.
Prior to joining Independence Trust Company, Lynn was an external auditor for a top ten public accounting firm in the US, Crowe Horwath LLP. She audited both privately and publicly held banking institutions with an asset range from $90 million to $3 billion.
Lynn received her B.A. in accounting from Goshen College in 2012 and is currently sitting for the CPA exam.