HACKETT NAMED SENIOR CREDIT AND LENDING OFFICER AT FIRST ADVANTAGE BANK

Ellen Hackett

NASHVILLE – First Advantage Bank welcomes Ellen Hackett as Senior Credit and Lending Officer for its growing Nashville market, which has booked nearly $100 million in loans to date. Hackett adds 27 years of loan expertise to our successful Nashville team and expanding list of clients.

“Ellen’s addition expedites our lending and production process which is a continual goal of our value proposition. She is well-learned in community banking as well as regional banking environments. Her broad experience bridges key discipline areas, helping us further achieve our strategic growth and profitability, while maintaining strong asset quality”, said CEO and Director Earl Bradley.

Hackett was most recently Chief Lending Officer and Senior-Vice President at Civic Bank and Trust in Nashville, where she supervised bank operations, reorganized and strengthened the bank’s loan policy, managed loan activity and acted as liaison for external loan reviews and audits. Prior, she served as Special Assets Manager and Senior Vice-President at The Bank of Nashville. She brings nearly two decades of experience in Tennessee markets. She is a graduate of Mississippi State University.