November 11 2016
D. Bryan Jordan Appointed to Operation HOPE Executive Board
ATLANTA – Nov. 11, 2016 – Global financial dignity and economic empowerment leader, Operation HOPE, Inc. has appointed D. Bryan Jordan to its executive board of directors. Jordan has served on the HOPE global board since December 2015.
Jordan is chairman, president and chief executive officer of First Horizon National Corporation, a $25 billion-asset, 4,200-employee financial services company that is one of the 40 largest publicly traded banking organizations in the United States in terms of asset size. First Horizon’s two major brands – First Tennessee and FTN Financial - provide customers with a broad range of products and services. First Tennessee provides retail and commercial banking services throughout Tennessee and other selected markets and is the largest bank headquartered in the state of Tennessee. FTN Financial is an industry leader in fixed income sales, trading, and strategies for institutional clients in the U.S. and abroad.
Before joining First Horizon, Jordan was chief financial officer at Regions Financial Corp. His experience also includes positions at Wachovia (formerly First Union Corp.) and KPMG. Jordan is an active member of the community and serves on numerous local and national boards. He is currently chair of Memphis Tomorrow, the Mid-Size Bank Coalition of America and Youth Villages. He also serves on the board of AutoZone Inc., the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and the Tennessee Bankers Association. In addition, Jordan volunteers on the Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation, the Governor’s Foundation for Health and Wellness and Operation HOPE boards.
Jordan holds a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from Catawba College. He and his wife, Kim, have three children.