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Bob Kirby

Bob Kirby

Trust Officer Emeritus

Background & Experience

Mr. Kirby is a Trust Officer Emeritus and Wealth Advisor for Hilliard Lyons Bowling Green office and Trust officer of Hilliard Lyons Asset Management. Prior to joining Hilliard Lyons, Mr. Kirby served as Executive Vice President and Manager of the Trust Division for Trans Financial Bank in Bowling Green. Mr. Kirby also served as a Sergeant 1st Class in the US 25th Infantry Division during the Korean War.  Mr. Kirby is married to his wife Mrs. Norma Jean Kirby.

Education & Awards

  • Bachelor of Science, Business, 1960, Bowling Green Business University
  • National Graduate Trust School, 1978, Northwestern University
  • South Central Kentuckian of the Year, 2105, Community Foundation of South Central Kentucky
  • Partner in Mission Award, 2016, Salvation Army
  • Salvation Army Life Membership, 2009
  • Bob Kirby Branch of the Bowling Green Public Library, 2008
  • Series 7
  • Series 65

Organizations & Associations

  • Salvation Army Advisory Board, Bowling Green, KY
  • Bowling Green Technical College Foundation, Board Member, Bowling Green, KY
  • Western Kentucky University Campaign Cabinet, Past Cabinet Member, Bowling Green, KY
  • Western Kentucky University Board of Advisors, Past Member, Bowling Green, KY
  • Southern Kentucky Estate Planning Council,  Past Member, Bowling Green, KY


This Wealth Advisor is registered in the following state(s): AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WV, WY