Ashley P. Hill, III - Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer
Mr. Hill serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer of Franklin Synergy Bank. He has more than 28 years of financial services experience in Middle Tennessee, previously serving at Third National Bank and Brentwood National Bank as Senior Vice President and Commercial Lender.
Mr. Hill also served at Trans Financial Bank as Community President over markets in Davidson, Williamson, Maury, and Rutherford counties. In 1998, he joined the Cumberland Bank and Civitas Bank Group family, progressing to the position of Chief Operating Officer before joining the Civitas Bank Group holding company in 2003 as Director of Corporate Risk Management. Mr. Hill was a key member of the executive management turnaround team at Civitas. Upon the sale of Civitas Bank Group to Green Bank, Mr. Hill founded Franklin Synergy Bank in 2007 with a team of veteran local bankers.
Mr. Hill is a Middle Tennessee native, a graduate of Montgomery Bell Academy and Auburn University. He received a Masters in Banking from Graduate School of Banking of the South at LSU and is also a graduate of the Tennessee Commercial Lending School of the Tennessee Banker’s Association. Mr. Hill is a past Chairman and currently serves as Treasurer of the Nashville Chapter of Delta Waterfowl Foundation.