Our Team

Craig Couch

Financial Advisor/Owner

ccouch@couchandrussell.com

With parents who spent their careers in tax and accounting, Craig grew up around the financial services industry. Working in the family business was somewhat of a rite of passage..

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Reagan Couch Rios

Executive Vice President

rcouch@couchandrussell.com

As a 3rd generation owner of this comprehensive financial services business, Reagan knew early on that she wanted to blaze her own trail to continue the firm’s success...

 

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Paige Hudson

Chief Operations Officer, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

phudson@couchandrussell.com

Paige is a proud member of the Burleson community since relocating from College Station in 1995, and of the Couch & Russell team since 2007. An innovative and fearless problem-solver, she became Chief Operations Officer...

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Pat Maki

Chief Financial Officer, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

pmaki@couchandrussell.com

Since 1999, after deciding that Burleson was the perfect community in which to raise her family, Pat has been with Couch & Russell. Her patience, professionalism, and sunny disposition have helped to make her an invaluable part of our...

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Cheryl White

Tax Analyst

cwhite@couchandrussell.com

Cheryl began working with Couch & Russell as a seasonal tax preparer in 2002 and has worked diligently to attain her current position of Tax Analyst and leader of our tax department....

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Barbara Schoonover

Financial Advisor

bschoonover@couchandrussell.com

As a financial planner with Couch & Russell Financial Group, Barbara Schoonover ensures clients remain in command of their financial future through education and advisement. She is a down-to-earth, relatable professional...

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Deirdre Slack

Tax Specialist

dslack@couchandrussell.com

Deirdre Slack (DeeDee) is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana who--like so many others-- traveled to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Katrina in 2005. She returned to the Big Easy in 2007 to rebuild; but had fallen in love with Texas and...

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Steve Troy, CLU, ChFC

Director of Life Insurance Marketing

stroy@couchandrussell.com

Steve Troy entered the life insurance and financial services business in 1979. Steve’s career spans 39 years where he has been a personal producer, sales manager, Regional manager and a sales executive for thirteen years with...

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Megan Thonsgard

Chief Marketing Officer

mthonsgard@couchandrussell.com

Megan joined our team in January of 2018.  Megan is an Executive Assistant in the Investment Department.

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Michael Smith

Financial Advisor

817-295-2236

msmith@couchandrussell.com

As a financial planner with Couch and Russell, Michael Smith focuses on educating and planning with clients to ensure that they have the best financial future possible. With almost a decade of experience in the industry....

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Gabrielle Barnett

Financial Services Associate

817-295-2236

gbarnett@couchandrussell.com

A very interesting bio coming soon....
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Jory Hernandez

Executive Assistant

817-295-2236

jhernandez@couchandrussell.com

Jory started with Couch and Russell in November of 2019. He attributes his broad range of knowledge and experience from living in what seems like two worlds.....

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