President of Community & Business Banking
Cochran currently serves as Executive Vice President of Renasant Corporation and as President of the Western Division of the Bank. Cochran served as President of the Mississippi Division of Renasant from April, 2007, to October 2011; he served as Administrative Officer of the Bank’s Corporate Banking Division from March, 2005, to April, 2007. Prior to March 2005 he served as Senior Commercial Lending Officer.
A native of Columbus, Mississippi, Cochran earned his BBA in Banking and Finance at Mississippi State University. He is also a graduate of the School of Banking of the South at LSU and the Jim Ingram Community Leadership Institute.
Cochran has served on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Northeast Mississippi, the American Cancer Society and the Advisory Board of the Yocona Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America. He is a past President of the Tupelo Lions Club, the United Way of Northeast Mississippi and the Tupelo Country Club.
He is married to the former Teresa Cole and has two daughters. The Cochran’s are members of Harrisburg Baptist and reside in Tupelo, MS.