V. Larkin Martin Joins Truxton Board of Directors

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Truxton Trust (OTCPK:TRUX) today announced that V. Larkin Martin has joined its Board of Directors.

Larkin Martin manages her family’s row crop farming operation in Lawrence County, Alabama. In addition to her farming responsibilities, Ms. Martin holds and has held a number of positions off of the farm. She is currently a Director of Rayonier Inc., a timberland REIT headquartered in Jacksonville, FL and a Trustee and Member of the Executive Committee of The Farm Foundation, a Chicago based, non-advocacy, public charity that promotes objective analysis on issues critical to the future of agriculture, food systems and rural communities.

Ms. Martin has served as Director and past Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, a Director and past Chairman of The Cotton Board, the board overseeing the national check-off program for cotton, a Director of The Alabama Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, and a Director of Leadership Alabama. Ms. Martin was named an Eisenhower Fellow in 2012.

Chairman of the Board and CEO Tom Stumb welcomed Ms. Martin, “We are delighted that a leader of Larkin’s stature has joined our Board. She brings a wealth of business experience as well as an understanding of banking and bank regulation at the highest levels.”

A full-service bank and wealth management firm organized in 2003, Truxton Trust services include personal and business loans, depository accounts, wealth management and trust services. Personal, expert service is the bank's hallmark. Customers benefit from direct contact with senior-level, experienced bank executives who have decision-making authority and a full understanding of the local community and the client's relationship with the bank. Truxton Trust Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Truxton Corporation.

CONTACT: Andrew L. May 615.515.1707 andrew.may@truxtontrust.com

Source:Truxton Trust Company