Karen Colbert Joins Franklin Synergy Bank

KarenColbert.jpgFranklin, TN - September 24, 2012 - Karen Colbert has joined Franklin Synergy Bank as Loan Operations Assistant in the bank’s downtown Franklin headquarters. She brings more than 25 years of loan operations experience to the bank. Franklin Synergy President Richard Herrington announced the addition of Colbert on Monday.

"Karen brings solid loan support experience to our team of bankers,” commented Herrington. “Our bank’s rapid loan growth requires that we continue to deepen our bench of loan operation professionals.”

Colbert joins Franklin Synergy Bank from People State Bank of Commerce in Nolensville, Tennessee. Her previous loan administration experience includes Realty Title and U.S. Bank, both in Nashville, Tennessee and Cornerstone Community Bank in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Colbert earned a degree in Finance and Business Administration at Chattanooga State Technical Community College in Chattanooga, Tennessee, with additional hours in accounting and real estate. She won a Management Award from the college in 2002.

About Franklin Synergy Bank

Founded in November 2007, Franklin Synergy Bank currently has four offices in Williamson County and provides deposit and loan products, treasury management and financial planning services for consumers and businesses. Franklin Synergy earned its first profit in 2009, after just five quarters of operation. The bank's assets surpassed $500 million in February 2012.

Additional information about Franklin Synergy is available at the bank’s website: www.franklinsynergybank.com.