FSGBank Announces New Additions To Staff

Thursday, November 08, 2012

FSGBank Wealth Management & Trust announced the addition of Robert Clark as vice president and portfolio manager.  

“Holding both the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation as well as the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation, Robert brings exceptional investment acumen to FSGBank,” said Bart Rolen, executive vice president and director of Wealth Management & Trust.  “Adding Robert to our team is another example of FSGBank’s commitment to offering unparalleled trust services and investment management to the community."

Mr. Clark earned his MBA from Wake Forest University.  He is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and spent five years as a Naval officer.

He is a member of the East TN Society of Financial Analysts and is a former board member of the Cherokee Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Mr. Clark resides on Lookout Mountain with his wife and two children and is an elder at Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church.

His office is at 531 Broad Street in Chattanooga, and he can be reached at rclark@fsgbank.com.

Jill Green has been named senior vice president, Mortgage Sales manager.  

“In Jill’s 16 years of banking experience – 11 of which she worked as a Mortgage Loan Officer, Jill closed over $300 million in personal production.  That makes her a superstar in my opinion,” said Martin Schrodt, executive vice president and Retail Line of Business manager.

Ms. Green excels in providing personalized mortgage advice to clients.  She is an expert in Jumbo and Private Client Mortgages, Construction/Permanent lending, second homes and vacation properties, and condominium lending -- all of which can be a challenge when underwriting.  “The ability to be a trusted advisor and build life relationships with clients has kept my passion for the Mortgage industry alive,” she said.  “I also enjoy building a team and holding them to a high ethical and performance standard.  I enjoy inspiring other loan officers to reach their highest potential, as well."

As a mortgage lender, Ms. Green has been a multiple time Gold or Platinum Production Award recipient endowed by the Chattanooga Mortgage Banker’s Association. She also earned the Chairman’s Club award for seven years during her tenure at Region’s Bank.

Ms. Green earned a business degree from Lee University and lives in the East Brainerd community where she recently became a member of the East Hamilton Civitan club.

Her office is at 531 Broad Street in Chattanooga and she can be reached at 423 308-2061 or jgreen@fsgbank.com.

Sharon Inglis has been named vice president and mortgage originator.  

“With extensive experience as a closing agent for various title companies and 17 years as a mortgage loan originator, Sharon has a deep and genuine understanding for what her clients are experiencing,” said Ms. Green.  “No one has more empathy or is better qualified to guide her clients through the mortgage process than Sharon.”

Ms. Inglis' expertise extends to all types of loan programs as proven by the recognition she has received from her peers including earning the “President’s Award for Leadership and Outstanding Service as a Board Member” and the “Circle of Excellence” awards given by the Mortgage Bankers’ Association of Chattanooga.

Ms. Inglis is a native of Chattanooga, and graduated from Brainerd High School.  She attended Chattanooga State and studied business.  In addition to being a member of the Mortgage Bankers’ Association of Chattanooga, she also is a member of the Board of Realtors of Chattanooga, the Women’s Council, the Homebuilders’ Association of Chattanooga and North Georgia, and Business Network International.  She and her husband, Jim, have three children and three grandchildren.

Her office is at 1740 Gunbarrel Road, Chattanooga, and she can be reached at 423 308-2119 (office), 423 802-6740 (cell) or singlis@fsgbank.com

Lisa Baskette has been named vice president, mortgage originator.  

“Lisa is a talented and tenacious mortgage lender with 23 years of experience,” said Ms. Green. “She adds a depth of expertise that complements our team and takes FSGBank to the next level.” 

Ms. Baskette learned every facet of the mortgage industry from the ground up, starting with FHA loans, ultimately becoming an expert in private client, new construction, FHA, VA, and USDA loans. “I love helping the self-employed borrower and I am always up for a challenge.  It gives me joy to help others,” she said. As evidence, she has been a Chairman’s Club Winner and consistent top producer in the community.

Ms. Baskette is a native of Chattanooga, and graduated from Tyner High School.   She attended Chattanooga State and studied accounting. She is a member of the East Hamilton Civitan Club, Board of Realtors, Mortgage Bankers and has also been a member of Women’s Council and The Homebuilder’s Association. She is married with a wonderful husband and has two beautiful children. 

 

Lisa is located at 531 Broad Street Chattanooga, TN and can be reached at (423) 308-2043 (work), 423-280-3911 (cell) or lbaskette@fsgbank.com.

 


Chattanooga Area Labor Council To Host Workers Memorial Day Event

The Chattanooga Area Labor Council will host a Workers Memorial Day Event on Monday, April 28, to remember all workers who have suffered and died on the job and to renew efforts for safe workplaces.    This is a worldwide campaign, sponsored by the AFL-CIO, to generate awareness and support of workers’ rights to "safe, healthy and respectful work environments."   ... (click for more)

Hicks Speaker For Walker Chamber's Monthly Membership Luncheon

The University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center will be highlighted by keynote speaker Kinsey Hicks, program coordinator, during the Walker County Chamber of Commerce’s April Membership Luncheon which will take place on Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Walker County Civic Center, 10052 N Hwy 27, Rock Spring, GA.    The Mission of the ... (click for more)

Bus Driver Will Not Face Charges In Tragic Bus Accident

Sergeant Tommy Sturdivan announced in a Friday afternoon press conference that the investigation into the death of six-year-old Zackery Bryant at Chattanooga Valley Elementary has been officially declared complete and that there will be no criminal charges. Zackery died tragically on Monday morning after being hit by a school bus after stepping off. According to Sgt. Sturdivan, ... (click for more)

Soddy Daisy May Begin Effort To Allow Wine In Grocery Stores; Concussion Forms Required For Sporting Events; WWTA Chided For Causing Potholes

The Soddy-Daisy Commission is considering taking steps to allow wine in grocery stores now that Tennessee state lawmakers have voted to lift restrictions. To have the law appear on the next ballot for a vote, Mayor Janice Cagle said a petition with an amount of signatures totaling 10 percent of the number of voters in the last general election will have to be collected. Commissioner ... (click for more)

State Moving Forward In Educational Improvements

The State Collaborative on Reforming Education released the following statement from President and CEO Jamie Woodson regarding the 2014 legislative session in Tennessee and HB1549/SB1835, which passed the General Assembly Thursday: After a year of extensive public and legislative conversation regarding higher academic standards and related strategies to improve student learning, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Some Really Funny Tweets

I am not on Twitter so I don’t tweet. Difficulties with my right hand don’t even allow me to text and when you blend in the fact I am now a bonafide senior citizen, it is ample reason for me to live a life where I am lacking in what otherwise might be achieved through social networking. Twitter has done real well without me. It is one of the 10 most visited websites in the world; ... (click for more)