RIPLEY, Tenn., April 7, 2016 – Vivian Summar was recently promoted to assistant manager at BankTennessee in Ripley. In her new role, she assists customers with their banking needs and helps manage the daily bank operations. She joined the bank in 2004 and was previously a customer service representative and a teller.

Vivian Summar “Customers love working with Vivian. She is knowledgeable and committed to helping our customers,” said Jimmy Wieber, branch manager. “We appreciate her dedication to our bank and look forward to working with her for many more years.”

Married to Bill Summar, she has 2 daughters Kimberly Lock and Erica Heaton and a stepson Steven Summar. She also has 3 grandchildren Jason “Bo” Bain, Laurel Blayke Heather and Justus Heaton. A member of Whitefield Assembly of God, Vivian Summar is in the choir and also serves the church as a greeter and a nursery assistant. 

About BankTennessee
“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 December 31, 2015, BankTennessee had approximately $278,000,000 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.