On July 22, Memphis Mayor AC Wharton Jr., SunTrust Bank Memphis Region President and CEO, Johnny B. Moore Jr. and Operation HOPE Founder and CEO, John Hope Bryant gathered for a celebration of the new Suntrust HOPE Inside Memphis location.
More than 180 people gathered to hear keynote speeches by Mayor AC Wharton and John HOPE Bryant. The Financial Management Counselor for the SunTrust HOPE Inside Memphis location, LeVeda R. McCou provided closing remarks.
SunTrust Chairman & CEO, Bill Rogers has stated:
Operation HOPE is a global leader for financial dignity, but more importantly, has proven to be effective in advancing financial literacy at the local level. By funding counselors within our branches, we have a significant opportunity to help people understand their options and make better-informed financial decisions when faced with a variety of life’s circumstances.