Joe Bartels


Senior Vice President | Prairie Village, KS

Joe Bartels began his investment career with Commerce Bank of Kansas City in 1967.  He was responsible for establishing Commerce Bank’s Money Market Center in 1970.  By 1973, Joe was appointed Vice President and assumed the responsibilities of managing the investment portfolio of Commerce Bank and its Bancshares affiliates.

Joe joined Intra-State Financial Corporation in Dayton, Ohio, as Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer in 1978.  Upon the sale of Intra-State in 1984, Joe returned to Kansas City and joined Stern Brothers, where he began his career in investment sales.  In 1993, he joined the Investment Division of Security Bank, Kansas City, Kansas, which became part of the Central States Capital Management staff on March 1, 1996.  Joe has three children.

4200 West 83rd Street
Suite 101
Prairie Village, Kansas 66208

Direct: (913) 499 – 8509
Fax: (913) 766 – 5860
Email: jbartels@centralstatescapital.com