J. Myers Jones, III - Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer
Mr. Jones serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer at Franklin Synergy Bank. Mr. Jones started his banking career at Commerce Union Bank in Nashville and served as President and CEO of Franklin National Bank for thirteen years prior to Franklin National’s acquisition by Fifth Third Bank. In addition he served as Executive Vice President of Commercial Lending at Cadence Bank.
Mr. Jones is a graduate of Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee and the Herbert V. Prochnow Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. In addition, Mr. Myers is a graduate of the ABA National Commercial Lending School at the University of Oklahoma. Mr. Jones serves on the Board of WorkForce Essentials, Inc. a non-traditional, private, non-profit organization with locations in 35 Tennessee counties, specializing in workforce development, job training and placement.