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James “Rhett” Lankford, CRC® Vice President, FBIP Financial Advisor, RJFS

As a Certified Retirement Counselor®, Rhett helps clients pursue the future they envision while educating them on investment and financial planning principles. He explains complex topics in layman’s terms and develops personal relationships through mutual respect. He empathizes and helps clients understand how each investment decision fits into the bigger picture.

He has 13 years of industry experience and joined the FirstBank investments division in 2019. His background also includes roles at FTB Advisors, Regions Investment Solutions, First Tennessee Brokerage and Hartford Mutual Funds.

Rhett earned a B.A. in economics from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He holds Series 7 and 65 licenses. He gives back as a volunteer for tnAchieves and was a member of the Leadership Catoosa class of 2012.

Born and raised in Dalton, Georgia, he lives in Knoxville, Tennessee, with his wife, Joanna, and their sons, William and Bennett. In his free time, Rhett enjoys golfing, running, fishing, working in the yard and spending time with his family.

Email: rlankford@firstbankonline.com
Phone: 865.545.5136

Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.