Argent Trust Announces New Director

Argent Louisville

Contact: Brooks Campany
Argent Financial Group, Inc.
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Louisville, Kentucky,  August 1, 2016 – Kyle McDonald, CEO of Argent Financial Group and Chairman of Argent Trust Company, announced today the election of Alan N. Linker to the Board of Directors for Argent Trust Company.

Alan, an attorney, member and management committee member at Seiller Waterman LLC, in Louisville, brings almost 40 years of business, trust and estate planning experience. He holds a Cum Laude law degree from the University of Louisville’s Louis Brandeis School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in accounting with distinction from Indiana University. Linker is a member of the Kentucky and Louisville Bar Associations, and named as a “Super Lawyer” in estates and trusts, and by Louisville Magazine as a “Top Lawyer” multiple times.

“Argent has experienced extraordinary growth since we opened the Louisville office in 2012,” says Nicole Jacobsen-Nally, Market President of Argent. “We are very pleased that Alan has agreed to join our board of directors.  This step continues to demonstrate Argent’s commitment to the Kentucky region. I am confident he will further strengthen our presence here in Louisville.”

“As a leader in the legal community in Louisville, Alan identifies with the core values of focused client service that Argent delivers through our growing professional staff,” said McDonald. “His acumen and experience helping families and advising on strategy for his firm make him well-suited to further position Argent at the forefront of the continually evolving wealth management industry.”

About Argent Financial Group
Argent Financial Group, Inc. was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930.  Responsible for more than $13.5 billion in client assets, Argent Financial Group is a diversified wealth management entity providing individuals and businesses in the Southern U.S. with a broad range of services including trust administration and related services, investment management, retirement plan and charitable organization administration, mineral (oil and gas) management and financial, retirement and estate planning. For more information, visit


Argent Financial Group

Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020, Argent Financial Group (Argent) is a leading, independent, fiduciary wealth management firm. Responsible for more than $30 billion in client assets, Argent provides individuals, families, businesses and institutions with a broad range of wealth management services, including trust and estate administration, investment management, ESOPs, retirement plan consulting, funeral and cemetery trusts, charitable organization administration, oil and gas (mineral) management and other unique financial services. Headquartered in Ruston, Louisiana, Argent was formed in 1990 and traces its roots back to 1930.

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