In 2007, Ken Stansbury began his career in the financial services industry as a Financial Advisor. He has been with Cornerstone Financial Group since 2012. He received his B.S from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and MBA from University of Phoenix. He holds the Certified Fund Specialist and Accredited Investment Fiduciary designations and the Series 7,66, and 24 securities licenses and Life &Health license. In addition to his professional career, he serves in the Louisiana Air National Guard as an Intelligence Officer for the 122d ASOS and is serving a second term as Councilman in the city of Youngsville.
As a Councilman, Ken led the effort in creating committees representing recreational sports, beautification, HOA leadership, and economic development. He has led many projects in Youngsville including Keeping Youngsville Beautiful Starts with YOU Project Day, Litter Pick up day, and a tree planting project with the Lafayette Rotary Club. Councilman Stansbury was awarded the Program Pioneer award for his efforts in the creation of the Youngsville Leadership Program.
Ken is an active member of Acadiana. Ken’s community involvement includes past Assistant District Governor for the Lafayette Rotary clubs, as well as past Chief Volunteer Officer and past board member for the Y of Acadiana. During his first year as Assistant District Governor, he led the effort to implement the Choices Workshop in Lafayette Parish. The program is focused on “keeping our teens into school” and lowering the dropout rate. Over the six years, the Choices Workshop reached approximately 10,000 8th graders. He also has served on the Board of Directors of New Hope and Youngsville Chamber of Commerce. Currently, he serves as president for the Board of Directors for the LEDA Board, LEDA Industrial Board, Board member for Escape from Poverty, Board member for Goodwill of Acadiana and charter president for the Rotary Club of Youngsville. He is a member of Leadership Lafayette class 27 and Leadership Louisiana class 30. In 2015, Ken was an honoree for the Acadiana 20 under 40 Leadership Award. In 2017, Ken was awarded the Citizenship Award for his efforts during the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Man and Woman of the year campaign.
Ken and his wife Jodi have three children. Away from the business, he enjoys volunteering, hunting, golfing and spending time with family and friends.