Justin Smith is a Regional Development Officer at Cumberland Trust. Justin focuses on developing long-standing relationships with families, advisors, and helping in the education of trust and estate planning. Justin joined Cumberland Trust in 2011. Prior to joining Cumberland Trust, Justin worked for First Tennessee Bank for more than four years where he had a range of responsibilities including small business loans and private banking.
A native of Chattanooga, Justin received a B.S. in Business Administration with a focus on Organizational Leadership from Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi.
Justin is active within the community with The Young Professionals Association of Chattanooga, The Muse of Fire Project, and Friends of the Library. He was selected for Leadership Chattanooga and Chatter Magazine’s “Chattanooga’s Most Wanted: 20 under 40,” class of 2014, focusing on 20 top business professionals under the age of 40. In addition, Justin is a member of the UTC Planned Giving Advisory Council, which provides feedback and guidance on the planned giving program to the University.