The Trust Company of Tennessee hires Cox as client specialist


Connor Cox
The Trust Company of Tennessee

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Connor Cox as a client specialist, based in the firm’s Knoxville office.

Founded in 1987 and with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville and the Tri-Cities, The Trust Company of Tennessee currently has more than $4 billion under management. The firm helps individuals, families, business owners and nonprofits make better financial decisions through wealth management, personal investment strategy, corporate retirement plans, estate planning and personal trust services.

“Connor is passionate about connecting with and helping people, which is the foundation of our business,” said Daniel Carter, president of The Trust Company of Tennessee. “We welcome him to our team as he works with clients help provide financial confidence for their futures.”

Cox earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Martin in 2018 and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Tennessee in 2020. During his studies, he gained experience performing detailed financial analysis, evaluating financial statements and compiling data to produce in-depth reporting. He previously served as an officer for the Knoxville Police Department.

He and his wife, Megan, live in Hardin Valley. He enjoys spending time at the lake and watching baseball in his free time. Cox also played on three state championship tennis teams at Webb School of Knoxville.

About The Trust Company of Tennessee

Founded in 1987 by Sharon J. Pryse, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered trust company with more than $4 billion under management and more than 85 employees. Based in Knoxville, the firm also has offices in Chattanooga and the Tri-Cities. The company helps individuals, families, business owners and nonprofits make better financial decisions through wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust services. For more information, visit https://www.thetrust.com.