Mark Hines

   Financial Adviser

Mark Hines joined Caledonian Financial as an Associate in August 2011 after 26 years in the banking industry. He was an organizer and Director of Heritage Bank & Trust and served as its President and Chief Executive Officer from 2005 to 2010. Mark was the original organizer of Community First Bank & Trust and served as their first President from 1999 to 2004. In 2011 Mark decided to put his skills and experience to work as a Financial Planner.

Although Mark has a diverse financial background, he prefers to focus on comprehensive financial plans, retirement planning, long term care, and assisting in small business owner’s financial planning.


B.A. Finance degree from Middle Tennessee State University, MBA from Belmont University, Graduate of Louisiana State University Graduate School of Banking of the South, Licensed General Securities Representative, Insurance Producer License

Community Service

Mark is a native of Columbia; and is active in the Columbia/Maury County Community, having served in the following ways:

  • 1989 Campaign Chairman for the American Cancer Society
  • 1989 Leadership Maury Graduate
  • 1989 VP of the Maury County Mental Health Association
  • 1989 Treasurer for the Governor’s Alliance for a Drug-Free America for Maury County
  • 89/90 Fund Raiser for the March of Dimes
  • 89/90 Member of the Maury County Chamber of Commerce Publicity Committee
  • 1990 Maury County Jazz in June Festival Committee
  • 91/92 Member of the City of Columbia 175th Anniversary Committee
  • 91/92 Editor of the Maury County Chamber of Commerce Newsletter
  • 90/92 Member of the Board for Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program
  • 1992 VP of the Board for Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program
  • 90-92 & 1999 – present Board of Directors for Columbia Main Street
  • 1995 Co-Chaired American Heart Walk
  • 03-05 Member of the Maury County Arthritis Walk Committee
  • 03/04 President of the United Way of Maury County – Currently serves on the United Way Board as the organization’s past President
  • 03/04 Member of the Tennessee Bankers Association Credit Conference Committee
  • 05/06 President of the Citizens Police Academy Association
  • Tennessee Bankers Association Independent Bankers Board
  • Tennessee Bankers Association Government Relations Committee
  • Maury Regional Hospital Advisory Board and Budget Committee
  • Leadership Maury Alumni Board
  • Charter member of Columbia Breakfast Rotary Club
  • Member of the charter class of the Columbia Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy