Your Team

 
John A Black

John A Black, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®

Wealth Management Advisor
Office 913-676-8037

John is the Founder and CEO of J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP, as well as a Wealth Management Advisor.  He began his career in financial advising after receiving his undergraduate degree in Economics from Boston College.  He has received multiple company and industry accolades and has been featured in various publications as a liquidity event planning expert.  As a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) professional, John is committed to providing his clients the highest standards of competency and ethics.

 
Angela L. Holland

Angela L. Holland, CFP®, ChFC®, RICP®, CLU®, CASL®

Director of Wealth Management Services
Office 913-676-8063

Angela has been with J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP since June of 2005, after graduating from Kansas State University with a degree in Financial Planning. She is the Director of Wealth Management Services and an Associate Wealth Management Advisor. She has her state life and health insurance licenses, as well as her Series 6, 7 and 63 securities licenses. Angela is a life-long learner, having earned her Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®), Certified Advisor for Senior Living (CASL®), Charter Life Underwriter (CLU®) and Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP®) designations. She creates financial plans and builds investment portfolios for our clients and prospects.

How can Angela help you?

  • Facilitate the transfer or rollover of investment, IRA, or 401(k) accounts
  • Help determine your needs for Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, and Long-Term Care Planning
  • Build a customized financial plan
  • Build a suitable investment strategy
 
Jessica Lauren Hayes

Jessica Lauren Hayes

Associate Wealth Management Advisor
Office 913-676-8065

Jessica is a Wichita State University graduate where she received her Bachelors in Business Administration with a minor in Finance and Management. After graduating in May 2012, she started at the Northwestern Mutual office in Wichita and later joined J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP in March 2013. As an Associate Wealth Management Advisor, she can answer any questions regarding insurance policies and investment accounts. She has her state life and health licenses, as well as her series 6, 7, and 63 securities licenses.

How can Jessica help you?

  • Assist you with insurance related service questions
  • Manage existing insurance accounts
  • Assist you with completion and submission of insurace applications
  • Rebalance your investment portfolios
  • Coordinate the opening of new accounts
 
Courtney L Burdick

Courtney L Burdick

Office Manager
Office 913-676-8065

Courtney joined J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP in February 2017. She was born and raised in Kansas City and attended Belton High School. She is married and has 3 children, Andrew, Landon and Abi. They have three dogs, Jamison, Cash and Comet. In her spare time, Courtney loves to travel, take pictures, read, run and cheer on her children in soccer. She hopes to one day retire by the beach. She has her state life and health insurance licenses, as well as her series 6, 7 & 63 securities licenses.

How can Courtney help you?

  • Schedule an appointment
  • Assist you with insurance related service questions
  • Manage existing insurance accounts
  • Assist you with completion and submission of insurance applications
  • Coordinate the opening of new accounts
 
David Lusso

David Lusso

Investment Operations Associate
Office 913-362-5000

David graduated from Central Missouri State University with a degree in Business Administration.  He spent 18 years as a commodity trader working on the trading floor of the Kansas City Board Of Trade.  He most recently worked at American Century Investments as a Client Specialist covering High Net Worth and Private Client Group accounts.  He and his wife live in Overland Park with their two dogs.  He has his state life and health licenses, as well as his series 6, 7, 63 and 65 securities licenses.  

How can David help you?

  • Schedule an appointment
  • Assist you with insurance related service questions
  • Manage existing insurance accounts
  • Assist you with completion and submission of insurance applications
  • Coordinate the opening of new accounts
 
Sarah Teeter

Sarah Teeter

Client Experience Manager
Office 913-362-5000

Sarah joined J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP  in September of 2021. She grew up in Hesston, Kansas and graduated with her Bachelors degree in Marketing and Strategic Communications from the University of Kansas. As a Client Experience Manager, she can answer any questions about scheduling, the client website, or any other client accessible websites. 

 

How can Sarah help you?

  • Schedule an appointment
  • Answer questions about client website
  • Accept client feedback
  • Assist you with account related service questions

 

 
Cole Stein

Cole Stein

Financial Planning Analyst Intern
Office 913-362-5000

Cole was introduced to J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP through the Kansas State University Professional Mentor Program as one of John’s mentees.  He is originally from Salina Kansas and is an incoming Senior at Kansas State University where he is a Finance major with minors in Pre-Financial Planning and Leadership.  Throughout his time at K-State, Cole has been involved in various organizations such as Invest-A-Cats, Pi Sigma Epsilon business fraternity and the mentor program.  Cole joined our team in May of 2022 and is very interested in the stock market and hopes to someday help clients plan for their financial futures.

 


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J BLACK FINANCIAL GROUP

John A Black, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®
Wealth Management Advisor


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