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Commercial & Business Banking

Our clients want big dividends, and that’s why our commercial bankers bring decades of banking experience to work every day. We offer the technology, sophistication and capabilities of a large national bank, but bring the advantages of a smaller bank such as local decision-making, responsiveness, and personal relationships. Meet our bankers that help make the Avenue Bank difference.

Pete WootenPete Wooten
Executive Vice President, Commercial Bank Group Executive

Pete Wooten is a graduate of Florida State University with a degree in Finance and Economics. He joined Avenue in April 2007, and brings more than 25 years of diversified…
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Carol TitusCarol Titus
Senior Vice President, Director of Corporate Healthcare Banking

Carol Titus has more than 20 years of banking experience, and serves as the Director of Corporate Healthcare Banking at Avenue.  Prior to joining Avenue Bank in 2008, Mrs. Titus…
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Harry AllenHarry Allen
Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Relationship Manager

Harry joined the Avenue family in October 2011 with 9 years of experience in banking and finance, with a specialty in serving non-profit organizations. He is a Nashville native and…
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Mike PlatzMike Platz
Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Relationship Manager

Mike joined Avenue Bank in March 2012 as a Commercial Relationship Manager with more than 15 years of commercial banking experience. In July 2014, he was promoted to a Senior…
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Kathy NelsonKathy Nelson
Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Relationship Manager

Kathy Nelson joined Avenue as a Senior Vice President, Senior Commercial Relationship Manager in January 2015. She has 17 years of prior banking experience, which includes experience as a relationship…
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Richard StoneRichard Stone
Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager

Richard Stone is a Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager. He joins the Avenue family with 13 years of commercial banking experience. Richard is a Blue Raider, having earned his BBA…
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Stephanie CarrStephanie Carr
Client Service Specialist

Stephanie joined Avenue as a Concierge Banker at the bank’s Cummins Station branch and was recently promoted in August 2014 to the Client Service Specialist for our Commercial Banking team.…
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Becky ClemensBecky Clemens
Commercial Banking Assistant

Becky Clemens is a Commercial Banking Assistant, joining Avenue Bank in May 2014. She has over 11 years of banking experience coming to us from First Tennessee Bank. A few…
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Mark BrooksMark Brooks
Senior Vice President, Director of Business Banking

Mark Brooks joins Avenue Bank in the role of Senior Vice President, Director of Business Banking. Mark is a very experienced commercial banker having spent more than 25 years in…
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Courtney WilliamsCourtney Williams
Vice President, Business Banker

Courtney Williams is Vice President, Business Banker based at our Cool Springs branch.  She joins Avenue Bank with 16 years experience in the banking industry. She is a member of the…
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Blake BoydBlake Boyd
Vice President, Business Banker

Blake Boyd is a Vice President, Business Banker, focusing on residential construction finance, business banking, and branch operations. Blake has 5 years experience in the banking industry and is a 1997…
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Matt PieruckiMatt Pierucki
Vice President, Business Banker

Bring over 13 years of banking experience, Matt Pierucki joined Avenue in November 2014 as a Vice President, Business Banking Relationship Manager. He is a graduate of the University of…
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Lisa ReyesLisa Reyes
Business Banking Assistant

Lisa Reyes joined the Business Banking team in November 2013 as a Banking Assistant. Lisa has multiple years of business/retail and banking experience most recently from Regions Bank where she was…
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Kimberly BrockerKimberly Brocker
Business Banking and Construction Assistant

Kim works out of our Cool Springs branch as a Business Banking and Construction Assistant within our Business Banking team. She has more than 20 years of banking experience in…
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Debbie FlackDebbie Flack
Senior Vice President, Commercial Credit Manager

Debbie Flack is Senior Vice President, Commercial Credit Manager. She comes to Avenue Bank with 23 years experience in the financial services industry. Debbie received a BS in Finance from…
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Jason DobbsJason Dobbs
Vice President, Senior Credit Underwriter

A Nashville native, Jason Dobbs is a Vice President, Senior Credit Underwriter. Prior to joining Avenue Bank in 2007 he served as Senior Auditor at a CPA firm. Jason graduated from the University…
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Nicole WrightNicole Wright
Assistant Vice President, Credit Underwriter

Nicole is a Credit Underwriter with more than 12 years in the banking industry. Prior to this position, Nicole worked as a Credit Analyst and with the Commercial team as a…
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Jenny MercerJenny Mercer
Assistant Vice President, Credit Administration Specialist

Jenny is an Assistant Vice President, Credit Administration Specialist with more than seven years in the banking industry. Prior to joining Avenue Bank Jenny served as Commercial Loan Support Specialist at…
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Paula Gaines, CTPPaula Gaines, CTP
Senior Vice President, Treasury Management Specialist

Paula has 25 years experience in the financial services industry, specializing in Treasury Management. She is a Certified Treasury Professional and has served as Past President and Board member of…
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Adam WoolardAdam Woolard
Assistant Vice President, Treasury Management/Commercial Deposit Specialist 1

Adam Woolard is a recent Lipscomb University MBA Graduate with a concentration in Leadership Studies. He began his career at Avenue Bank in 2012 as a Concierge Banker in our…
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