John Stringer

Columbia Office Information

720 E. Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201

Phone: (573) 874-8490

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

John Stringer, CFP®, CTFA

Assistant Vice President & Relationship Manager

Direct Phone

(573) 874-8523

Email Address

John has more than a decade of experience in the financial services industry, working in both banking and investments. Most recently, John was a Relationship Manager for our affiliate Central Bank of Boone County, where he worked with personal and business customers for more than five years.
John’s primary role at Central Trust Company is to provide broad-based wealth advisory, tax and estate planning strategies, and fiduciary services to clients.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, University of Missouri – Columbia
  • Certified Financial Planner™ Professional (CFP®)
  • Certified Trust and Fiduciary Advisor (CTFA)

Interests and Activities

John is very active in the community, volunteering his time at The Crossing Church, The Extra Mile Program at Love Columbia, as well as serving as the Chapter Advisor for the Sigma Nu Housing Corporation.

In his spare time, John enjoys playing golf, spending time with his wife and kids, attending Mizzou sporting events and rooting on the Kansas City Royals.

Our Columbia Team


Amber Myers, CTFA, CISP

Vice President & Relationship Manager
Bryan Alee

Bryan Allee, J.D.

Senior Vice President & Chief Fiduciary Officer

Chris Watkins, J.D.

Vice President & Relationship Manager
Dave Stepanek

Dave Stepanek

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Denny Lachcik, MBA

Vice President & Portfolio Manager

Greg Berg, CFA, CAIA, MBA

Senior Vice President & Senior Portfolio Manager
Greg Jones

Greg Jones, J.D.

Senior Vice President & Relationship Manager
Jan Witherwax

Jan Witherwax, CTFA

Assistant Vice President & Relationship Manager

John Bailey, CFP®

Senior Vice President & Wealth Management Advisor
John Stringer

John Stringer, CFP®, CTFA

Assistant Vice President & Relationship Manager

Julie Firmand, CRPP™, AIF®

Retirement Services Officer

Keith Schawo, CTFA

Executive Vice President & Columbia Market Executive
Kim Schwend

Kim Schwend, CISP

Assistant Vice President & Relationship Manager

Sarah Hanneken, CTFA

Vice President & Relationship Manager

Steven Jeffrey, CFP®, CIMA®, MBA

Senior Vice President & Senior Portfolio Manager
Teresa Douglass

Teresa Douglass, J.D., LLM, CPA

Senior Vice President & Senior Fiduciary Officer