Here's what's happening at Southern Bank
Southern Bank of Tennessee is pleased to announce the opening of its fifth location, a Loan Production Office in Brentwood, TN. The office is in the Brentwood Commons office park and will be led by Brentwood native, Senior Vice President Jonathan Whitehurst.
Whitehurst recently joined Southern Bank of Tennessee, bringing 15+ years of experience in lending and helping individuals and businesses achieve their goals. Whitehurst comes from former Reliant Bank, where he served as a Vice President and Lending Officer.
“This is a special opportunity to help expand the Southern Bank of Tennessee culture of customer focus and tailored decision making into my hometown” says Whitehurst. “These attributes have been integral to the bank’s success over the years and I am excited to help the bank continue its growth.”
When asked about the newest expansion opportunity, Southern Bank of Tennessee Chief Executive Officer, Sam Short said, “We were looking to move beyond our current footprint but we needed to find the right lender. We are excited to bring on Jonathan, with his knowledge of lending, his passion for helping customers and strong local ties, we knew he would be a great fit for our bank. We’re confident he’s going to make a great impact on our bank and customer base.”
Southern Bank of Tennessee first opened its doors in 2012 in a single location in Mt. Juliet, TN and has since grown to approximately $370 million in assets as of March 2023 and now operates in 5 locations throughout the state. Southern Bank of Tennessee provides a full range of lending services designed for business owners and individuals looking for a bank where customers are more than a number.
A new and improved mobile app and online banking platform is now available for customers to use.
What you need to know:
- Current online banking customers will not need to re-enroll with the new mobile app.
- You will use your existing username and password to login.
- Please review any recurring payments or transfers and ensure they are working correctly.
- Remember to only use the Southern Bank website or app to login to your account. Never follow suspicious links from an email or text message. We will never ask you to login to your account via email or text message.
- Supported browsers are Chrome, Firefox, Edge & Safari. Internet Explorer is NOT supported.
To download the mobile app: Beginning January 4, 2022 you will have 30 days to download the new app. After 30 days, the current app will no longer work and you will be forced to download the new app. We encourage you to download the new app as soon as possible.
When opening the current Southern Bank mobile app, it should direct you to download the new app. You can also search “Southern Bank of Tennessee” in the app store.
Logging in for the first time: You will use your existing username and password to access your account. You can log in for the first time from the mobile app or a desktop computer.
When you log in for the first time, you will be required to set up a two factor authentication method.
Then, choose your verification method.
The most common method is to send a voice or text message to your mobile phone.
Enter the code sent to your phone.