First Southern National Bank

Kinnett and Speake Join First Southern's Loan Analyst Team

STANFORD, KY - Teresa Kinnett and Rex Speake have joined the Loan Analyst Team at First Southern National Bank. Kinnett, First Southern Team Member since 1994, is experienced in credit and loan review and most recently served as Loan Support in Wayne County. Speake is a long-time resident of Lancaster and recently joined First Southern, engaging in Business Development in Garrard County.

"We're excited and very proud of the way our teams are developing here at First Southern," said John Swaim, Senior Vice President / Credit and Investments at First Southern National Bank. "Teresa and Rex bring a great wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. They've already proven to be a huge asset and we're excited for them to step into their new roles."

Teresa and her husband, Darrell, reside in Monticello, KY. Teresa has two sons, Nicholas and Michael. They attend Burnside Christian Church where her father serves as pastor.

Rex and his wife, Bobbie, live in Lancaster and have two daughters, Jamie and Jessica. He and his family are members of Lancaster Baptist Church. Rex has served more than 30 years as a banker in the Lancaster community. 

First Southern National Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Southern Bancorp headquartered in Stanford, Ky. First Southern has offices in Central and Western Kentucky including locations in Caldwell, Fayette, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Logan, Madison, Pulaski, Wayne and Warren counties. First Southern believes in providing exceptional customer service and making fast, local decisions. For more information about First Southern National Bank, visit, or call 866-602-3762.