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February 4, 2021

James S. Turley named Chairman of the Board of Directors

James S. (“Jim”) Turley

We are pleased to announce that James S. (“Jim”) Turley is the new Chairman of St. Louis Trust & Family Office’s Board of Directors. Jim will take over for Jamie O’Connor, the Founder and former CEO of St. Louis & Family Office.

Jim began his career at Ernst & Young in 1977 and rose to serve as its global Chairman and CEO from 2001 through 2013. He is currently on the Board of Directors of four publicly traded companies – Citigroup, Emerson, Northrop Grumman and Precigen Inc. and one private company – Kohler Co. He is active on other charitable boards including the St. Louis MUNY Opera, Forest Park Forever and Boy Scouts of America. He is a Trustee Emeritus of Rice University.

Julie Lilly, CEO, stated: “We are thrilled to have Jim lead our Board. His strategic mindset, collaborative approach and deep experience in governance will no doubt make our Company better.”

St. Louis Trust & Family Office is an independent, multi-family office and trust company that advises clients on more than $13 billion of investment assets and more than $15 billion of total wealth. Founded in 2002, St. Louis Trust & Family Office provides holistic, high-touch client service including customized, independent investment management and a full range of family office and fiduciary services. The firm serves a limited number of clients with substantial wealth in order to maintain very low client-to-employee ratios. Visit to explore how the firm manages complexity with unmatched expertise and focuses on Family, Always.

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