Ms. Matthews has been a lifelong resident of Lauderdale County, Ripley, TN, where she has been employed by the Bank of Ripley since 1962. She is currently Vice President of Community Relations and Business Development and is responsible for business development, community relations, marketing,
and consumer education. She is also the partners in education liaison and the student loan advisor for
She is active in the Macedonia Baptist Church Senior Adult Ministries as a musician and also serves on committees in her community, such as the senior center located at Halls, TN; the Delta Human Resources Agency; the Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce; and the Economic Community Development Agency. Ms. Matthews graduated from the TN Bankers School at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, and has completed various continuing education courses through local colleges and universities.