Coty Barker

Coty Barker

Financial Professional

Coty Barker is an Financial Professional with Bluff City Advisory. He previously served as a dispatcher and 911 operator with the Memphis Police Department and now works regularly with first responders and their families in the Mid-South. Connecting his past experience with his current expertise in wealth management, he understands first-hand the nuances and complexities of financial planning for first responders, firefighters and police officers.


Coty’s previous experience also includes handling insurance and patient data collection at Methodist North Hospital’s emergency room where he gained a depth of knowledge in the intricacies of insurance and the importance of planning and preparation, something he emphasizes regularly today with his clients. 


At Bluff City Advisory, Coty works with clients to provide financial planning assistance, create sound investment strategies and assist with insurance needs. He carries Financial Industry Regulatory Authority licenses in Series 7 and Series 66. He is also licensed in variable lines, life, annuity, health and accident long-term care insurance. Prior to joining Bluff City Advisory Group, Coty worked at Royal Alliance Associates where he helped clients with investment and wealth management needs.


The Millington, Tennessee, native is currently pursuing a business finance degree at the University of Memphis with the intention to broaden the services and counsel he can provide to Bluff City Advisory Group’s clients.

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