FirstBank Recruits Veteran Banker in Hixson
Hixson native and 30-year banking veteran Lisa Lusk has been named Vice President and Financial Center Manager of FirstBank’s Hixson branch office. In her new role, Lusk will oversee financial center operations, spearhead new customer acquisition, and manage the customer experience.
“Lisa’s varied and extensive background in banking makes her the perfect fit to lead our Hixson Financial Center,” said Jim McKenzie, Chattanooga City President. “She is a strong leader in sales and communications, which will lead to an expanded customer base and enhanced customer experience in Hixson.”
Prior to joining FirstBank, Lusk was the vice president and branch sales manager at an area bank. Her sales performance and branch management earned her numerous awards. Lusk’s banking experience ranges from positions such as mortgage loan originator to marketing director.
Lusk is a graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan College in Athens, Tenn., where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in finance, business management and human resource management.
Nashville-based FirstBank, a wholly owned subsidiary of FB Financial Corporation (NYSE: FBK), is the third largest Tennessee-headquartered bank, with 58 full-service bank branches across Tennessee, North Alabama and North Georgia, and a national mortgage business with offices across the Southeast. The bank serves five of the major metropolitan markets in Tennessee and, with approximately $4.6 billion in total assets, has the resources to provide a comprehensive variety of financial services and products.
FirstBank has been named as one of Middle Tennessee’s Top Workplaces by The Tennessean for four years running, winning the 2018 Hall of Fame award. To be a Top Workplace, FirstBank met high standards for a healthy workplace culture as ranked by its own employees.