Chip Higgins serves as senior vice president and business banking team leader in Pinnacle’s client services area.
Higgins began his career in financial services in 1984. He came to Pinnacle from First Tennessee Bank, where he served as the company’s Business Banking Line of Business Executive. He also spent 15 years at First American in various positions in retail, commercial and small business banking.
Higgins holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and a master’s degree in business administration from UNC Kenan Flagler School of Business. He is a cum laude graduate of the Tennessee Commercial Lending School in Nashville.
Higgins is past president and a board member of the Community Resource Center. He was one of the founders and past president of the Nashville ATHENAPowerlink program, a mentoring program for women-owned businesses. Higgins also has served on the Nashville Chamber’s Small Business Council.
He is based at Pinnacle’s downtown Nashville office at Pinnacle at Symphony Place.