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  • Susan Springfield

    Susan L. Springfield

    Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
    First Horizon National Corporation

    Susan Springfield joined First Horizon in 1998 and is executive vice president, chief credit officer. She is responsible for identifying and managing existing and emerging credit risk issues for the corporation. Susan has held progressively senior roles in credit risk management, business strategy development and commercial banking during her 30-year career in the industry.

    During her six years as chief credit officer, Susan has led First Horizon’s efforts to optimize the overall loan portfolio, resulting in a more diversified, lower risk, higher return mix of business.

    In 1999, she helped co-found First Horizon’s Women’s Initiative, which provides a forum for emerging female leaders to network, mentor and be mentored, and enhance their leadership skills by participating in focused programs and projects within the company and community.

    Susan is very active in the local Memphis community. She currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the University of Memphis and is a board member for the Family Safety Center. She is a past board member of several local organizations.

    Susan earned a BBA in management and an MBA with an emphasis in finance from the University of Memphis. She has also completed the Advanced Risk Management Program at the Wharton School of Business.