Gary Johnston

Financial Planner

Gary Johnston, Client Success Manager
Gary Johnston is a Financial Planner and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ (CFP ®) professional. Prior to Facet Wealth, Gary worked with a global financial institution to support advisors in managing their clients’ investment portfolios. He also spent several years introducing families and individuals to the Facet family as a Client Success Manager and assisting our Financial Planners with complex planning topics to help families reach their financial goals. He is passionate about supporting families to achieve their personal vision of financial success.
When not working with clients, Gary enjoys spending time with his wife, friends, and his dog – Creasy. He also hosts a non-profit music festival event that raises thousands of dollars for various charities each year!


Education: Virginia Tech (BS)

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Creasy Johnston, my running partner

Gary and his twin brother

My twin brother and I catching a quick break while hosting our Fundraising Music Festival!

Gary and Hannah

Hannah and I enjoying the Eagles Superbowl LII Parade

Gary Dragon Boat racing

Dragon boat racing down the Schuylkill river with my team, Big Earl’s Dragons

If you could visit anywhere in the world you've never been, where would you go?

Doge’s Palace in Venice, Italy

Who is your least favorite superhero?

Dr. Strange—there’s always a plot hole when it comes to time travel, and I will lose sleep getting to the bottom of it

What's the best meal you've ever had?

Deke’s Bar-B-Que Ribs, Corn Bread and Coleslaw

What four individuals, living or dead, would you like to eat dinner with the most?

Benjamin Franklin, Jim Gaffigan, Anthony Bourdain, and Bill Murray

What will I learn on this call?

It’s hard for anyone to look at a website and say “yes, this is for me, please help me with my money”.  Finances are deeply personal, and talking to someone who can listen and determine what will help you the most is just one simple and confidential call away.  In 15 minutes or less you will have a better understanding of what’s available to you and if you are a good fit for Facet. 

If it’s clear we can help, and you want to learn more about working with Facet, then we will share what the service will cost based on the complexity of your finances.