Pinnacle Financial Partners has added a financial advisor and financial specialist to the firm's College Street office in Murfreesboro. Larry Miller joins Pinnacle as a senior vice president and financial advisor, and Cindy Pitts is a financial advisor assistant.
"We continue to attract the best and most knowledgeable financial services professionals in the market," said Martin Akin, business banking area manager for Pinnacle. "Larry has earned a reputation as a trusted advisor in our community, and Cindy's superior client services skills make her a perfect fit for our team."
Miller brings 22 years of financial services experience from First Tennessee Bank, where he most recently was a vice president and financial center manager helping clients achieve their financial goals.
Miller earned his bachelor's degree in business administration and accounting from the University of Mount Olive in Mount Olive, NC.
He served as an avionics technician with the United States Air Force from 1982-1990. Miller is a 2017 graduate and serves on the advisory council of Leadership Rutherford. He is a member of the Blue Raider Athletic Association and volunteers with Second Harvest Food Bank and United Way Days of Action.
Before joining Pinnacle, Pitts spent 11 years with First National Bank, where she was assistant vice president of loan operations. Previously she was an auto claims representative for State Farm Insurance in Murfreesboro.
Pitts earned her bachelor's degree in business administration with a concentration in finance and insurance from Middle Tennessee State University.
Pinnacle Financial Partners provides a full range of banking, investment, trust, mortgage and insurance products and services designed for businesses and their owners and individuals interested in a comprehensive relationship with their financial institution. The firm is the No. 1 bank in the Nashville-Murfreesboro-Franklin MSA, according to 2018 deposit data from the FDIC. Pinnacle earned a spot on FORTUNE's 2019 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For® in the U.S., its third consecutive appearance. American Banker recognized Pinnacle as one of America's Best Banks to Work For six years in a row.
The firm began operations in a single location in downtown Nashville, TN in October 2000 and has since grown to approximately $25.6 billion in assets as of March 31, 2019. As the second-largest bank holding company headquartered in Tennessee, Pinnacle operates in 11 primarily urban markets in Tennessee, the Carolinas and Virginia.