The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Allison Kidd Cross as a relationship manager in the firm’s Chattanooga office.
Based in Knoxville, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management. The company helps individuals, families, business owners and charities make better decisions with money through wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust services.
“Allison has a deep well of experience and is so active in the Chattanooga community,” said Sharon J. Pryse, founder and CEO of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “She will be a great ambassador for The Trust Company, developing new relationships in the Chattanooga area while supporting and exceeding expectations of current clients. I welcome her to our team.”
Cross graduated from the University of Georgia and earned a master’s degree in education from Georgia Southwestern State University. She has more than two decades of financial service experience at TSYS, BBVA, Regions and Atlantic Capital and is pursuing Certified Financial Planner® designation.
“The best thing I can do for my clients is listen to their dreams for themselves and their families,” Cross said. “I want to build relationships with clients and provide genuine, intentional care and advice.”
Cross has lived in the Chattanooga area for more than four years and is an active member of the Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute. She is a graduate of Leadership Barbour and previously served as a United Way pledge advocate. She is involved with the Downtown Chattanooga Kiwanis Club and serves as a member of St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church Vestry.
She resides in Signal Mountain with her son, William, 7, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, exercising and reading.