KNOXVILLE, Tenn, July 16, 2020 — First Horizon National Corp. (“First Horizon”) (NYSE: FHN) has promoted John Sergent with expanded banking center responsibilities. In addition to leading First Horizon’s banking centers in East, Northeast, and Southeast Tennessee, Sergent will now also lead the Community banking center teams in Sevier County, Cleveland, Cookeville, Greeneville, Morristown, Jackson, and Western North Carolina.

“John has done an outstanding job leading our Retail line of business in East Tennessee and this incremental responsibility is well-deserved,” said Dave Miller, president of First Horizon’s East Tennessee region.

“We welcome John’s leadership to our banking centers,” said Richard Shaffer, regional president of First Horizon’s Community region. “His experience will no doubt help to propel us to even more success in each of these important markets.”

I am excited to work with our teams in the Community region” said Sergent. “They have a proven track record of success, talented and experienced associates, and deep connections in their local communities. I look forward to combining our knowledge and passion for serving our clients as we move our organization into the future.”

Clients will continue to be served through their respective First Horizon banking center teams, websites, mobile apps, financial advisors and relationship managers.


 About First Horizon

First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN), with $86 billion in assets, is a leading regional financial services company, dedicated to strengthening the lives of our associates, clients, shareholders, and communities. Headquartered in Memphis, TN, the banking subsidiary First Horizon Bank operates nearly 500 bank locations in 12 states across the Southeast. With more than 288 years of combined First Horizon Bank and IBERIABANK financial experience, the Company and its subsidiaries offer commercial, private banking, consumer, small business, wealth and trust management, retail brokerage, capital markets, fixed income, mortgage, and title insurance services. First Horizon is recognized as one of the nation’s best employers by Fortune and Forbes magazines and a Top 10 Most Reputable U.S. bank. More information is available at