Brook H. Lester, CPA
Principal & Chief Wealth Strategist

As Chief Wealth Strategist, Brook designs and directs Diversified Trust’s wealth strategies offering which includes trust, estate, tax and business planning.  Prior to joining the company, Brook was a Director with Deloitte Tax LLP and served as the Southeast region leader of estate, gift, trust and charitable planning services for high net-worth families and closely held businesses.  Prior to Deloitte, he practiced estate and tax law with a regional firm and worked with another international public accounting firm.

Brook graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Accountancy and a Juris Doctor.   He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association as well as the Mississippi Bar Association.  He is also a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Memphis Estate Planning Council.  Additionally, Brook is a member of Christ Methodist Day School Board of Trustees.