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Guy joins JC financial firm

First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm with assets of $2.3 billion, has announced that Chris E. Guy has been appointed as Vice President and Commercial Lender in Johnson City.
Guy has over 25 years of experience, most recently from Carter County Bank. He is a native of Carter County, where he graduated from Hampton High School. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where he attended on a golf scholarship. Guy resides in Elizabethton.
At First Bank & Trust Company, Guy will work with business and commercial clients to identify, provide and leverage flexible financial solutions that provide them with access to capital. He will serve Boone and Banner Elk, N.C., markets as well as the surrounding western North Carolina region.
“We’re glad to welcome Chris to the team as our commercial division continues to grow in northeast Tennessee and western North Carolina,” stated Hugh Ferguson, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager in Northeast Tennessee. “He will be an important resource for our customers, and can help us build on the $279.6 million in loans we’ve already invested in the community.”