First Freedom Bank has promoted Kailey Wood to full-time Financial Services Representative, announced Kenny Beavers, Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking.
“Kailey has adapted very well to the financial services sector since joining us a year ago. She has worked part time for us while attending college on a full-time basis, demonstrating the ability to balance school and work,” said Beavers. “We are very pleased to have Kailey as a full-time FSR at the Cookeville Office.”
Wood has worked as a part-time Financial Services Representative at the Cookeville office for the past year while pursuing her finance degree at Tennessee Tech. She is on track to graduate in December of this year. While at Tech, she has earned TTU’s Highflyer’s Scholarship for Academic Achievement and she has made the Dean’s List.
A native of McMinnville, Wood remains very active in youth sports in her hometown. She has coached multiple boys’ and girls’ teams in basketball and softball. While she continues to spend time in McMinnville to continue her work in the community, she currently lives in Cookeville.
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 $500 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.