J. Scott Gupton is executive vice president and chief operating officer of INSBANK, Nashville, TN. Scott serves as a senior officer responsible for supervising and managing the overall operations and security of the bank, facilities, employees and data and ensuring all functions are operational, efficient and compliant with state and federal regulations. His previous experience included serving as COO and principal financial officer for a community bank with responsibilities which included overseeing bank operations, accounting, financial reporting, facilities, information technology, vendor management and auditing functions. Scott’s diverse banking experience also includes operations management, relationship management and lending as well as some of his current responsibilities, at a state-wide commercial bank, a large national bank and a midsized community bank.
He is a graduate of the University of TN at Knoxville with a BS in business administration and marketing. He is also a graduate of The Southeastern School of Banking at the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. Scott has spoken to industry groups on remote capture, merchant capture and branch capture strategies, risk assessment, risk management, e banking and bank operations. He has co-authored 2 publications for a banking industry publisher, has spoken at financial industry conferences and has served as an expert witness on financial industry matters. He is currently serving as an instructor for national certification programs for both e-banking officers and tellers.