The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Michelle Battino as a staff accountant, 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.
“Michelle’s experience and analytic skills will help her provide accurate information so that our team members and clients can make informed decisions,” said Daniel Carter, president of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “I welcome Michelle to Knoxville and to our team.”
A native of Buffalo, New York, Battino earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Buffalo State College. She previously served as deputy treasurer for the Village of Williamsville in New York.
Battino, her husband, Lou, and their son, Matthew, recently relocated back to Knoxville after previously living here while her husband was in law school. She’s a fan of the Buffalo Bills and enjoys family time, cooking, traveling and outdoor activities such as hiking, snowshoeing and golf.