FirstBank Elects Bill Carpenter as Chairman of the Board

Stuart McWhorter resign as director

NASHVILLE, Tenn., August 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Stuart McWhorter resigns as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nashvillebased at FB Financial Corporation. He joins the Governor by Bill Lee administration and replacement Bob Rolfe as Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development.

McWhorter will be replaced as President by William F. (Bill) Charpentier III, one of the nation’s most accomplished healthcare executives. Carpenter was a founding employee of LifePoint Health, a leading healthcare company which under his leadership became a Fortune 500 company. administration from 2010 to 2018.

“I have enjoyed my time serving FirstBank and I am leaving to continue working to move forward from Tennessee economic future with Governor Lee‘s administration,” said McWhorter.Bill Carpenter has a proven track record with many influential industry organizations, and I have full confidence in his ability to hold this position.” Prior to joining LifePoint, Carpenter was a partner at the law firm Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP, where his practice consisted primarily of corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and healthcare regulatory matters. office health.

“We have the greatest gratitude and respect for Stuart and his commitment to FirstBank, and we wish him all the best in his new role as commissioner,” said Chris Holmes, Chairman and CEO. “Bill’s decades of legal and business experience and invaluable knowledge of Nashville community make him the ideal candidate for this role. We anticipate a smooth leadership transition and look forward to continued success at FirstBank under his leadership. »

Throughout his professional career, Carpenter has been an avid community leader through his involvement with various organizations and councils. Additionally, Carpenter is a former member of the board of directors of the American Hospital Association, the former chairman of the boards of the Federation of American Hospitals and the Nashville Health Care Council, and a former member of the board of directors. from Nashville Public Radio. Additionally, Mr. Carpenter has served on the boards of numerous local community organizations, including NashvilleHealth, the Center for Medical Interoperability, and United Way of Greater Nashville. He is currently Chairman of the Montgomery Bell Academy Board of Trustees.

About FirstBank

NashvilleFirstBank, a wholly owned subsidiary of FB Financial Corporation (NYSE: FBK), is the third Tennessee-bank headquartered with 82 full-service branches Tennesseesouth central Kentucky, Alabama and North Georgia, and a national mortgage company with offices throughout the Southeast. The bank serves five of the major metropolitan markets in Tennessee and, with about $12.6 billion of total assets, has the necessary resources to provide a full range of financial services and products.

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SOURCE FB Financial Corporation