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.      

Bill Carroll

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Vice-Chairman of the Board & Director of Business Development

Bill Carroll began his banking career in 1963 at Hamilton National Bank in Knoxville where he was an Assistant Vice-President and Loan Officer. He joined Citizens National Bank in 1973 and later served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Active in his community, Bill Carroll has served in a number of organizations including past President and Board member of the Tennessee Bankers Association; past Chairman of the Board of the Fort Sanders Sevier Medical Center; and a past Board member of Fort Sanders Alliance as well as several other reputable organizations. Mr. Carroll is also a past member of the Board of Trustees for Walter’s State Community College Foundation and the Board of Trustees for the University of Tennessee. He currently serves as the Bank’s Vice-Chairman of the Board and Director of Business Development.