Ginny Patterson joined First Freedom Bank as a relationship specialist, according to Kenny Beavers, senior vice president and director of retail banking.
In her new position, Patterson will work with new and existing customers to fulfill their banking needs.
Previously, Patterson was employed at The Wilson Post, where she worked as advertising director, and has prior sales and customer service experience with DeKalb Telephone and Citizens Bank in Carthage.
“We are very excited to have Ginny as a member of the First Freedom team,” said Beavers. “She has excellent customer service skills, along with the ability to deliver the right products and services necessary to strengthen and enhance customer relationships.”
Patterson is a graduate of Watertown High School and Middle Tennessee State University, where she studied business and marketing and was a member of the Lady Raiders softball team.
She is a graduate of Leadership Smith County, a member of the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce’s Sports Council, and a volunteer for several local charities, including the Go Johnny Go 5K Run, the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life and Sherry’s Run. An avid runner, she completed the Chicago Marathon in 2011 and the St. Jude’s Marathon in 2012.
A native of Watertown, Paterson lives in Lebanon with her two children.
First Freedom Bank, headquartered in Wilson County, was established in 2006. A full-service community bank, First Freedom Bank offers personal and commercial banking services from three locations in Wilson County and employs more than 50 people. First Freedom Bank has assets in excess of $280 million and is owned by more than 1,100 shareholders from Wilson and surrounding counties. First Freedom Bank is member of the Better Business Bureau, an Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC.