Cory Custer


Director of Compassion, Brighton Jones

Cory leads the Mindfulness-based Emotional and Social Intelligence (MESI) program at Brighton Jones. 

MESI is designed to help people become wiser and more compassionate through training in mindfulness, self-awareness, empathy, and compassion. Cory also teaches MESI at Washington State University as an adjunction faculty member.

Before joining Brighton Jones in 2015, Cory spent over 15 years in various leadership roles within the wealth management industry and then several years as an independent leadership coach and organizational development consultant.

He holds an MBA in wealth management and an MA in organizational leadership.

Cory lives in Seattle with his wife and two children.