The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Kassandra Richardson as vice president, personal trust, based in the firm’s Knoxville office.
Founded in 1987 and with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville and the Tri-Cities, The Trust Company of Tennessee currently has more than $4.5 billion under management. The firm helps individuals, families, business owners and nonprofits make better financial decisions through wealth management, personal investment strategy, corporate retirement plans, estate planning and personal trust services.
“Kassandra excels at both the relationship and financial expertise sides of trust management and is dedicated to helping clients reach their financial goals,” said Daniel Carter, president of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “We’re happy to welcome her to our team.”
Richardson earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and business administration management from Southern Illinois University. She holds both Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) and Certified Retirement Counselor (CRC®) designations. She most recently worked at First Horizon Bank, overseeing administration of trusts, individual retirement accounts and investment management accounts.
Richardson’s community service roles include president of the Junior League of Knoxville and member of the Dogwood Arts board of directors, United Way of Greater Knoxville investment committee and the Society of Financial Service Professionals.
She and her husband, Curtis, reside on 20 acres in Knoxville, and they enjoy sharing that space with animals and gardening, traveling and outdoor activities.