Trustmark Corporation announced that Michael P. (Mike) Carlson has joined Trustmark as Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer of Trustmark National Bank, and will be responsible for Trustmark's compliance and risk functions. He reports to Granville Tate, Jr., EVP and Chief Administrative Officer, who also previously held the Chief Risk Officer role prior to Mr. Carlson assuming the position.
Mr. Carlson has more than 30 years of experience, with his most recent leadership role being EVP and Deputy
General Counsel for another large financial institution, with an emphasis on legal, operational, and regulatory
risk management strategies. Prior to that, he served as partner with a law firm, representing a variety of
holding companies, commercial banks, federal savings banks, insurance companies, mortgage companies, trust
companies and credit unions.