Financial Planners

Krista Thompson

Sr. Financial Planning Associate

Krista Thompson

Sr. Financial Planning Associate


Krista joined Plancorp in 2018 after spending eight years in public accounting, first at Abeles and Hoffman and then Brown Smith Wallace. After her time working in tax, Krista was excited about the prospect of moving from a compliance role to an advisor role. She really enjoys building relationships with clients, especially finding ways to help them reach their financial life goals.

Outside of the office, Krista enjoys spending time with her husband, Scott, and young son, Will. They can be found hiking or biking on most nice weekends. Krista also loves baseball and basketball, especially the St. Louis Cardinals.

Community Involvement
  • Association for Corporate Growth’s (ACG) Emerging Leaders Board
  • Lindenwood University, B.A. in Accounting and B.A. in Finance


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