Brooks Hutchinson, CPA, Vice President
Brooks joined First Financial Trust in August of 2023 as Relationship Manager. In this role his responsibilities include business development, estate, retirement planning, and trust administration.
Prior to joining First Financial, Brooks worked for three years at Ernst & Young, LLP as a Global Compliance & Tax Reporting Consultant. He served clients from various industries, including oil/gas, real estate, and healthcare. Brooks then transitioned his career into financial planning with two different firms specializing in dentistry, where he advised clients on many aspects such as investments, taxes, insurance, and estate planning. He also spent time as a Financial Advisor based in the DFW area where he helped clients with investment, retirement, estate and tax planning.
Brooks graduated with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Masters of Science in Accounting from Texas A&M University in 2014. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Registered Investment Advisor.
Brooks and his wife Cassie look forward to becoming involved in the Abilene community. They currently have an 18-month-old son Charlie with a baby girl expected in February 2024. During Brooks’ free time you can find him playing golf or enjoying anything that involves the outdoors.