Jocelyn Geraghty Joins Franklin Synergy Bank as Assistant Vice President

JoceeGeraghty.jpgFranklin, TN - October 23, 2007 - Local banker Jocelyn "Jocee" Geraghty has joined Franklin Synergy Bank (in organization), as Assistant Vice President and Business Development Banker. The appointment was announced Tuesday by Franklin Synergy Bank President Richard Herrington. Geraghty will be based at the bank's Aspen Brook Village location in Cool Springs.

"Jocee brings a track record of developing successful client relationships with her to Franklin Synergy Bank," commented Herrington. "She has strong underwriting skills that will benefit our customers."

Prior to joining Franklin Synergy Bank, Geraghty was a Corporate and Healthcare Division Officer at First Tennessee Bank in Nashville. She previously served as a Credit Analyst and Assistant Treasurer at JPMorgan Chase in Fairfield, New Jersey, after graduation from the JPMorgan Chase Middle Markets Credit Training Program. Geraghty is a graduate of Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut. Her business development experience includes franchise and management consulting for Dinner A-Fare in the Cool Springs and Murfreesboro markets. Geraghty is active in the community as a volunteer and docent with the Nashville Symphony and on the Development Committee for Nashville Children's Alliance. She is a graduate of the Young Leaders Program, a program that trains young professionals to serve on non-profit boards of directors.

Organizers expect Franklin Synergy Bank to open in November 2007. The bank will focus on real estate lending, business banking, government and non-profit banking.