Gary Johnston

Financial Planning Researcher

Gary Johnston, Client Success Manager

Gary Johnston is a Financial Planning Researcher 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 two years introducing families and individuals to the Facet family as a Client Success Manager. Gary is now excited to assist our Financial Planners in providing the best client experience and developing life changing partnerships that help families reach their financial goals.


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

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Get to know Gary

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