Quality Service Nomination


Tennessee State Bank 2020 Awards 

TSB Employee of the Year Award 

Congratulations to Dustin Calhoun for being nominated Tennessee State Bank’s 2020 Staff Member of the Year! Dustin joined TSB in 2012 as a floating teller. He since has served as a Teller, Assistant Head Teller, Credit Analyst and currently holds the position of Senior Credit Analyst at the Corporate Office in Pigeon Forge. His nominees say this about Dustin. “Dustin is truly a dedicated TSB employee who cares about the success of the company. He is always eager to assist with new projects, without complaint. He exhibits a significant amount of patience, intelligence and maintains a strong work ethic. Dustin is a prime example of what TSB Staff Member of the Year should portray. He doesn’t just come to work to ‘do a job,’ he is here to pursue his career at TSB.”

Dustin Calhoun is the bank's 2020 Employee of the Year.
(Pictured L-R) Shelly Spurgeon, SVP Senior Credit Administrator, Dustin Calhoun and Todd Proffitt, President & CEO of TSB

Mountain Press Readers Choice Awards

Tennessee State Bank has received the Mountain Press Readers Choice Award for #1 Best Bank in Sevier County for 17 years.  We were awarded this honor again in 2020 and Todd Proffitt, CEO/President said that, “The Board of Directors, Executive Management, and Employees would like to thank Sevier County for voting us #1 Best Bank again.  Thank you for placing your trust in Tennessee State Bank.  We are committed to serving our customers and community in the same effective way as we always have”. 

Our great customers inspire us to provide "Banking at its Best!" We would also like to congratulate Todd Proffitt for winning “Best Boss” and Sam Cole for winning “Best Teller”. Tennessee State Bank is Member FDIC.

Todd Proffitt - Best Boss in the Mountain Press 2020 Readers Choice awards.Sam Cole - Best Teller in the Mount Press 2020 Readers Choice Awards.










Tennessee State Bank earns 5-star rating from BauerFinancial, Inc. 

Tennessee State Bank earned a superior five-star rating from BauerFinancial, Inc. the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm. This five-star rating from BauerFinancial is the highest possible rating and an unbiased indication that TSB is a strong financial institution.


Newport Plain Talk 2020 People's Choice Awards 

Tennessee State Bank has once again been named, “Best Bank” in the Newport Plain Talk 2020 “People’s Choice Awards” contest. We would also like to congratulate Truitt Ottinger for winning “Best Bank Officer” and Dana Sutton for winning “Best Bank Teller”.

Newport Branch Staff - 2020 People Awards & Dana Sutton, Best Bank Teller.








Jefferson City Standard Banner Readers Choice Awards

We would like to thank everyone who voted in the Standard Banner “2020 Readers Choice.” Tennessee State Bank is grateful for the trust our customers place in us and we love being part of the Jefferson County community . Thank you again for voting TSB “Best Customer Service.” Our great customers inspire us to provide “Banking at its Best!”SM (Pictured L-R) Elaine Croley, Operational Branch Manager, Amanda Epps, Head Teller and Jeremy Williams, Assistant Head Teller. Tennessee State Bank is Member FDIC.

Jefferson City Branch - Readers Choice, Best Customer Service 2020

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