The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Ashley Bearden as human resources coordinator.

Based in Knoxville, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management. The company offers wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust services.

“We’re glad to welcome Ashley to our team,” said Sharon J. Pryse, founder and CEO of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “I know that she will bring a unique perspective and great ideas that will serve our human resources department and benefit our staff and clients.”

Bearden previously served for five years with the front-of-house and event staff at RT Lodge in Maryville. She held human resources internships at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley, Emerald Youth Foundation and the University of Tennessee Benefits and Retirement Office.

Bearden earned an associate of science degree at Pellissippi State Community College and a bachelor’s degree in business administration in human resources from the University of Tennessee.

Bearden will be based in the Knoxville office. She lives in Maryville with her cat, Nala, and enjoys playing soccer, reading and four-wheeling.

About The Trust Company of Tennessee
Founded in 1987 by Sharon J. Pryse, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management and more than 75 employees. Based in Knoxville, the firm also has offices in Chattanooga and the Tri-Cities. The company specializes in helping individuals, businesses and foundations reach their financial goals. Services include wealth management, corporate retirement, personal trust services and business succession planning. For more information, visit http://www.thetrust.com.