Joseph K. Presley is Chairman, President, and CEO of Cumberland Trust. Prior to joining Cumberland Trust, he served as Senior Vice President and Head of Personal Trust Services for SunTrust Bank where he presided over the personal trust administration, estate settlement, tax, trust real estate, sales and endowment/foundations divisions. He is former President of the Estate Planning Council of Nashville, the Tennessee Bankers Association Trust Division, and the Planned Giving Council of Nashville.
Joseph holds a B.A. in Economics from Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. He received his J.D. from the Nashville School of Law. He is a licensed attorney and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA).