Q2-2021 Company News

By The Trust Company on July 9, 2021

What a busy first half of 2021 we have had! Meet some of the newer faces who have joined the Trust Company family in the last few months.

Story Portlynn was born to Tennille & Michael Lester on May 17. Tennille is an Associate Trust Officer & Wealth Advisor in our Columbia, MO office. Congratulations to the Lesters!

Dylan and Brooks were welcomed by Cole & Bailey Bachamp on May 13. Cole is an Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer & Wealth Advisor based in our Manhattan, KS office. Congratulations to the Bachamp family!

New Staff Members

Shelley Carver

Trust Officer & Wealth Advisor, Manhattan

Shelley most recently served five years as a major gift Development Officer for the College of Arts & Sciences at the Kansas State University Foundation. She holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Kansas State University and a bachelor’s in business administration from the Albers School of Business and Economics at Seattle University.


Kale Terrill

Associate Trust Officer & Wealth Advisor, Manhattan

Kale earned his MBA with a specialization in Finance at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln while also working on the UNL Athletics Event Management team. He’s originally from Smith Center, KS, and is proudly following in his father’s footsteps with a career in wealth management. 



Grant Kohlmeier

Associate Trading Analyst, Manhattan

In this newly developed role, Grant is the liaison between Investment Management, Operations and Account Administration. He is responsible for ensuring accuracy of trades and transfers and performing routine reviews to ensure client accounts remain properly allocated to their investment targets. He is a lifelong Manhattan resident and K-State graduate.


Chris Hunter

Associate Trust Officer & Wealth Advisor, Manhattan

Chris holds a B.S. in Business Administration/Marketing from Kansas State University.  Prior to joining The Trust Company, he served as Assistant Vice President & Branch Manager at UMB Bank in Manhattan. He grew up in southeast Kansas, where his father also enjoyed a career in the financial industry.



Amanda Riniker

Account Administrator, Manhattan

Amanda joined us with more than 10 years of experience in the financial sector and a Bachelor of Science in Communications Studies from the University of Kansas. After many years in the Lawrence and Kansas City areas, she was eager to move back home to Wamego to be near family and friends. We’re glad she did!



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