HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Houston Trust Company is pleased to announce that Sherry Ashley has joined the Company as Vice President, Trust Administration.
Mrs. Ashley joins Houston Trust Company with more than 28 years of trust experience. As Vice President of Trust Administration, she is responsible for personal trust administration and estate administration. Mrs. Ashley began her trust career at River Oaks Bank & Trust before moving to Salient Trust Co., LTA where she worked in trust administration, most recently as Senior Trust Officer.
“We are so pleased to have someone with Sherry’s experience in fiduciary and estate management join Houston Trust,” said David R. Lummis, President and CEO. “Our company’s growth has allowed us to build the highest quality team of trust professionals in our market.”
Mrs. Ashley graduated from Baylor University with a BA in Political Science and Business Administration and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation. Mrs. Ashley is a native Houstonian and a member of the Houston Estate and Financial Forum.
About Houston Trust Company
Houston Trust Company is a full service trust company focused on providing highly personalized fiduciary administration for trusts, estates, and foundations. The Company also offers family office services, providing independent business advice and management for families and foundations. The Company utilizes an “open architecture” approach to investment management, using third parties for investment and asset management.
Houston Trust Company was founded in 1994 by eight local families who desired a strong, independent company to service their trust and investment needs for generations to come. The Company remains independent today, operated out of a single office in Houston with senior management actively involved in all client accounts. Serving over 200 relationships with approximately $6.2 billion in assets under management, Houston Trust Company is the largest independent trust company in the state of Texas in fiduciary assets.
For more information on Houston Trust Company, please visit the Company’s web site at http://www.houstontrust.com.
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