Jon Best

Financial Advisor
Branch Manager

Jon Best started in the industry over 27 years ago. Since then, Jon has experienced and managed client assets through the dot com bubble of the late 90’s and through the housing market crash of 2007. Jon started his career at Citizens National Bank of Henderson, TX in the trust department. From there, he created and started the financial planning business for CNB of Henderson, TX. After building and establishing the financial department, given his entrepreneurial spirit, he decided to open his private financial services practice in Henderson. Jon’s private practice opened its doors in January 2001.

Jon graduated from Henderson High School and received his BBA from Stephen F Austin University. He also has received the ABA National Graduate Trust School certification.  Jon’s interests outside of family, career, and community include fishing, hunting, raising cattle and growing hay on his farm/ranch, and traveling all across the world.

Jon is a dedicated advocate for his East Texas community. Listed below are some of his activities:

  • Board of Trustees of Henderson Independent School District
    • Served on the Board of Trustees since 2003 till present day
  • Board of Directors of Minden-Brachfield Water Supply System
    • Former Vice President
    • President for six years
    • Secretary for 1 year
    • Served on the Board for 14 years and counting
  • Member of the Kiwanis Club of Henderson, TX
    • Youngest President elected and served two consecutive terms
    • Member since the 90s
  • Member of the Marchigiana Cattle Association
          - Former Member of the Board
          - Served as President for 3 years
          - Member since 2004
  • Clinton Masonic Lodge # 23
  • Former Member of Rusk County Child Welfare Board
  • Junior Achievement program - Economics Instructor at Henderson ISD
    • Instructed high school students for four years
  • Hosted foreign exchange students from South America and Europe 
  • Member of First Baptist Church of Henderson, TX