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Earnest Smith , CFP®, ChFC®, CIMA®, CRPC® Private Financial Advisor

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401 Commerce Street,

Nashville, TN 37219



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Trey Smith offers clients more than 20 years of investment experience. He works collaboratively with clients to assess their financial situation, goals and objectives, determines risk tolerance and forms and executes an appropriate investment plan to obtain measurable results.

With the support of Financial Consultants - Shaun Rowles, Steve Laughter and Ryan Geisler; Investment Associates - Grant Cobb and Andrew Laughlin and Administrative Associate - Crystal Morgan, Trey helps clients by focusing on the goals they value most. He believes that only through expanding your knowledge base can you better assess the needs of the client and the ever changing market and economy.

For this reason, in addition to his B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois and his Certified Financial PlannerTM (CFP®), Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®), Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM (CRPC®), Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) and Certified Private Wealth Advisor® (CPWA®) certifications, he also completed the Executive MBA program at Vanderbilt University. Trey has been active in several community organizations and has been one of the acting class chairs for Harding Academy's annual fund. Trey is also a member of the Financial Planning Association. In addition to having published several articles on, he has been a guest lecturer at Vanderbilt University and speaks for the National Business Institute. Trey also is the author of two books, Money Does Grow on Trees: Family Trees and The Tips, Tricks, and $ Advice They Don't Teach You in College. The books are part of his "Wealth & Family Book Series." He has been recognized as one of the Barron's and Financial Times Top Financial Advisors for 2016, 2017 and 2018*.

In his spare time, Trey enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife, Dianne, have 2 daughters, Katelyn and Larissa.

SunTrust Private Wealth Management is part of SunTrust Bank, with a proud 120-year heritage of commitment to helping our clients manage their wealth and achieve their goals. We are committed to meeting the needs of our clients - by building and continually strengthening long-term relationships and by offering you comprehensive wealth management capabilities to meet your sophisticated and often complex needs. As your needs evolve, your team of experts and solutions will too, in order to address new challenges and opportunities.

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