Wade McCullough began his service to the State of Tennessee in the Department of Financial Institutions in 1986 as a Financial Examiner 1. In the last few years, Wade was appointed to his current position, of Financial Program Administrator 2 for Trust, which is a growing industry in the State of Tennessee. Wade also accepted the appointment of TEMA Emergency Services Coordinator in 2016, where he took the lead to work collectively with TEMA to facilitate a state-wide emergency exercise that encompassed participation from banks and credit unions across the state. Wade’s efforts to further enhance the awareness needed for emergency planning and practice was instrumental in the success of the exercise. Wade represents the core values of the Department in all that he does, whether that involves working overtime whenever needed to best assist our customers, or coordinating state-wide emergency and cyber security emergency preparedness exercises. Wade has the safety of the State of Tennessee and its customers at the forefront of his mind always.