Jean Jackson joined Cumberland Trust in 2012. As an Assistant Vice President in Business Development, Jean works with families and their advisors in the Chattanooga region while also overseeing future business opportunities. Prior to joining Cumberland Trust’s Compliance & New Accounts division, Jean worked in the financial sector specializing in municipal securities. She was an Assistant Vice President in Municipal Bond Underwriting for Robinson-Humphrey, Atlanta; Municipal Bond Marketing for Merrill Lynch, New York/Atlanta; and she worked in Trust Company Bank’s Investment Division in Atlanta.
Jean holds a B.S. in Business Management/Finance from Tulane University. She is a member of the Board of Trustees for St. Mary’s Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development retreat center and for St. Bernard Academy in Nashville. She also serves on the Steering Committee for Contemplative Outreach of Middle Tennessee, volunteers with Better Decisions One on One Mentoring Program in the Tennessee Prisons for Women, and is a member of Nashville CABLE and the League of Women Voters. Additionally, she is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Nashville and a Stephen Minister.