Lebanon, TN – Josh Clemmons has been promoted to First Vice President at First Freedom Bank, announced John Lancaster, Chairman and CEO. Clemmons will continue to serve as the company’s Controller.
“Josh is an outstanding individual and a significant contributor to the success we have enjoyed at First Freedom,” said Lancaster, “We rely on his technical financial expertise on a regular basis and we’re excited to see his continued growth in our company.”
With a background in public accounting, Clemmons is celebrating a decade of employment with First Freedom. He was originally hired as an Accounting Officer before being promoted to Accounting Manager in 2012 and Controller in 2016.
Clemmons is a summa cum laude graduate of Western Kentucky University, where he earned a B.S in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).
Clemmons resides in his hometown of Lebanon with his wife, Beth, and daughters, Victoria and Lily Grace. He is a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Lebanon where he has been involved as a deacon and Sunday School teacher.
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 six locations in Wilson, Putnam and Jackson Counties, and has approximately 70 employees. First Freedom Bank has assets in excess of $460 million and is owned by more than 1,100 shareholders throughout Middle Tennessee. First Freedom Bank is member of the Better Business Bureau, an Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Additionally, First Freedom has earned the prestigious Five Star rating by Bauer Financial, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating firm.