J. Overton Colton

Managing Director, Chief Administrative & Risk Officer

Overton Colton is Truxton Trust’s Managing Director of Operations and Chief Administrative and Risk Officer. His responsibilities at Truxton Trust include credit risk, general administration, loan administration, and compliance. He was also one of the company’s twenty founding organizers. Prior to Truxton Trust, Mr. Colton served for over 16 years in both marketing and management capacities with NationsBank / Bank of America and First American National Bank in private banking and large corporate banking. He also served as a consultant for Professional Bank Services, where he completed strategic plans, bank policy manuals, and loan reviews for community banks.

Mr. Colton holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of the South and a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is active in industry and community affairs and is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville. He is also past President of The Risk Management Association – Middle Tennessee Chapter.