11/10/2021: Trudy Milliken Harrison Appointed to the Boards of Directors of Sumner Financial Corporation and Sumner Bank & Trust
GALLATIN, Tenn.—November 10, 2021 – Sumner Bank & Trust, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumner Financial Corporation, announces the addition of Trudy Milliken Harrison to the board of directors for both entities. Harrison becomes the ninth board member, and is one of two women currently serving as a director of the local bank and its holding company.
Harrison is a partner at Smith.Sholar.Milliken.PLLC, where her primary areas of practice are Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Entity Formation and Construction Law related items. She has served on the board for Habitat for Humanity and as a sustainer for Junior Service League of Gallatin. Harrison continues to be involved in the Gallatin community where she grew up and continues to live with her two children.
“We are committed to being led by a board of directors that reflects our community and our customers,” said Keith Hatley, president and CEO. “Trudy is a proven local business and community leader who will bring a great deal of knowledge about what our community needs from their local bank, as well as input on how we can best meet and exceed customer expectations.”
“This is an exciting time for Sumner County and the banking industry,” said Harrison. “Both are growing and changing at a rapid pace, and I am honored to help Sumner Bank & Trust identify and take advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead.”
About Sumner Bank & Trust and Sumner Financial Corporation
Established in 2005, Sumner Bank & Trust is a locally-owned and operated bank serving the financial needs of Sumner County residents and businesses. With three locations and more than $200 million in assets, the bank provides digital banking services and convenience backed by a caring, responsive team of banking professionals who understand the needs of the community. In June 2021, BauerFinancial awarded the Bank with the highest (5-star) rating for financial strength and stability for the 15th consecutive quarter. Sumner Bank & Trust is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumner Financial Corporation, a financial holding company based in Gallatin, Tennessee. For more information, visit sumnerbankandtrust.com