“Mark brings a solid base of business development, branch management and leadership experience to the bank. We are fortunate to have Mark on our team. His presence and reputation is already a benefit to our bank and customers,” said Rout.
Prior to joining BankTennessee, he was vice president and branch manager with First Alliance Bank. From February 2011 through April 2012, Mark served in Afghanistan as a mechanical tech for The Aim Group. He provided bottled water for the base located there.
He received a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in history from the University of Memphis. Married to Mary Ryan Harris, the couple lives in Memphis.
“We take banking personally and are committed to providing a personal level of service where our customers matter. It’s a philosophy that has worked for us since our bank was founded in Memphis in 1934, more than 80 years ago. We attribute our success to our personnel and local communities we support,” said Jim Rout, chief executive officer and president of the bank. ”
Headquartered in Collierville, Tennessee, BankTennessee has 8 retail banking offices located in Collierville, East and Downtown Memphis, Germantown, Ripley, Munford, and Lebanon in Middle Tennessee. As of June 30, 2016, BankTennessee had $283,887,000 in assets.
BankTennessee offers a full range of financial products and services including personal and business checking accounts, internet banking with web bill pay, mortgages, home equity lines of credit, custom construction loans, commercial and consumer loans, treasury management, remote capture and merchant card services.