financial planning and investment management

Ken Eaton

Managing Principal

Bachelor of Science Business Administration (Economics)
- University of Missouri at Columbia

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)
Financial Planning Association (FPA), Kansas City Chapter, former President, former chair of the Pro Bono Committee
Kansas City Estate Planning Symposium, committee member
University of Missouri Financial Planning Program, Advisory Board member
CFA Institute
Midwest Foster Care and Adoption Association, Treasurer

Ken has been with Stepp & Rothwell since 1995. In addition to providing financial advice to the firm's clients he is responsible for the leadership and education of its planning teams. He is also a member of the Investment Committee. Ken has taught financial literacy through local charitable organizations like Community LINC, SAFEHOME, The Family Conservancy, and the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City.

Ken has been consulted as a financial expert by The Kansas City Star, the Kansas City Business Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, and Money Magazine, and many other local and national news outlets. He has been a guest columnist in Ingram's magazine and served as a member of Ingram's Wealth Management Industry Outlook Roundtable.

“In these uncertain times, people need to be sure that their advisors have their best interests at heart.” 
—  Ken Eaton


Financial advice that helps you plan your future.