On November 1st, SmartFinancial, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee (“SmartFinancial”) (Nasdaq: SMBK), parent company of SmartBank, announced the completion of its previously-announced acquisition of Foothills Bancorp, Inc., Maryville, Tennessee (“Foothills Bancorp”), and Foothills Bancorp’s wholly owned bank subsidiary, Foothills Bank & Trust. Effective November 1, 2018, Foothills Bancorp has been merged with and into SmartFinancial, and Foothills Bank & Trust has been merged with and into SmartBank. Based on financial data as of September 30, 2018, the combined company has total consolidated assets of approximately $2.3 billion. This marks SmartFinancial’s third acquisition in the last 12 months. For the full release, click here.      

Steve Tucker

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Steve Tucker is a former principal in Barnett Transportation, a liquid bulk transporter headquartered in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Mr. Tucker has an expansive background including his service as an Officer in the United States Army. After his military career, he joined the national accounting firm, Arthur Anderson, and became a certified public accountant. He has over 20 years of accounting experience. Currently, Mr. Tucker serves as Principal for BTI Investments & Real Estate.  Prior to his appointment to the SmartFinancial board, Mr. Tucker was chairman of the board of Capstone Bancshares, Inc. and Capstone Bank. In addition to his professional career, Mr. Tucker has been an active participant in his local community, including his service as treasurer and president of the Tuscaloosa Children’s Hands-On Museum. He is also a former board member of the Alabama Trucking Worker’s Compensation Fund.