Five staff members at The Trust Company of Tennessee’s Knoxville office have earned promotions: Laura Beeler, Connor Cox, Nicole Lenaghan, Jacob Lorino and William Probasco.
In the firm’s Knoxville office, Beeler and Cox have been elevated to associate relationship manager with Lenaghan taking a new role as a recruiter and Lorino a client specialist. In Chattanooga, William Probasco has been promoted to the role of associate relationship manager.
Founded in 1987 and with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville and the Tri-Cities, The Trust Company of Tennessee currently has more than $4 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.
“Laura, Connor, Nicole, Jacob and William are instrumental to our success and excellent relationships with our clients, team and community,” said Daniel Carter, president of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “We want to recognize and reward our employees on their career path, and all five have earned these promotions.”
Beeler started at The Trust Company in 2022 as a client specialist and earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Tennessee in May 2021. Cox started as a client specialist in 2021 and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Martin in 2018 and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Tennessee in 2020.
Lenaghan served a year as a human resources coordinator before her promotion and earned a bachelor’s degree in human resource management and information management from the University of Tennessee. Lorino started in 2022 as a client service associate after earning a bachelor’s degree in finance, summa cum laude, from Austin Peay State University. He also is pursuing a master’s degree in financial planning at the University of Georgia.
Probasco joined The Trust Company of Tennessee as a client specialist in 2021. He earned a bachelor’s degree in sports management with a minor in business from the University of Tennessee in 2012.