Ashleigh VanLandingham


Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis LLP

Diligent and dedicated to helping clients achieve their objectives, Ashleigh Hall VanLandingham is known for going the extra mile to ensure transactions reach successful closings. Ashleigh enjoys the intensity of transactional work and the challenge of bringing together all the elements of a deal. She assists healthcare providers, manufacturers and clients in other industries in strategic acquisitions and joint ventures as well as divestitures.



Ashleigh received her BS in Communications from the University of Kentucky and her law degree from the Indiana University School of Law. Prior to joining Waller, Ashleigh gained experience in Washington, D.C. office of Akin Gump and with Bose McKinney & Evans, LLP in Indianapolis.

Established in 1905, Waller is one of the oldest law firms in Tennessee. Clients trust Waller to help achieve their financial and strategic goals. For many, it's about the relationship: they expect us to deliver, and we do. Because of our deep understanding of their markets and their objectives, and our commitment to achieving positive results, entrepreneurs, executives, and boards of directors seek our counsel on a wide range of issues.

"We believe in the mission of the Tennessee Center for Family Business and recognize the importance of family business to the Tennessee economy."

Jon Gaston, Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis

For more information on how Waller Law can help your company with simple or complex legal needs related to the growth of your business contact Ashleigh VanLandingham at 615-850-8727 or


David Briggs

Tennessee Market President

Capital Bank

Dave Briggs joined Capital Bank as Market President and Commercial Banking Executive for Middle Tennessee in 2016.  Dave has been an integral part of growing Middle Tennessee for the last 15 years and has extensive lending and leadership experience in serving commercial, government, business banking and private wealth clients.  Dave previously served at Bank of America, where his 27-year career included growing commercial, private wealth, government, business banking, and consumer relationships in Tennessee and North Carolina. Dave graduated from Western Carolina University with a degree in Business Administration.

In addition, Dave is involved in numerous current and prior community activities which include serving on various boards including Fellowship of Christian Athletes, YMCA of Brentwood, the United Way of Metro Nashville, Junior Achievement and Nashville Chamber of Commerce. He is also currently a member of the Red Kite Bicycles race team.

Capital Bank operates 196 branches in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Their Tennessee Market offices are in Brentwood, Tennessee where they offer a wide range of commercial and consumer loans and deposit products, as well as ancillary financial services.

At Capital Bank, we like to say we’re just the right size: Big enough to meet all your banking needs, and small enough to get to know every customer, learn your financial goals, and help you achieve those goals. And we want to do everything we can to strengthen your community—because it’s our community, too.  Call Dave Briggs, Tennessee Market President, at 615-850-7126 or for more details.



Vic Alexander

CPA,ABV,CFF Chief manager

Kraft CPA

In 1993, Vic Alexander became chief manager of Kraft CPA, the firm at which he began his career in 1982. Vic has been extensively involved in litigation support and business valuation. In this capacity, he has provided financial analysis and consultation and is regarded as an adroit negotiator and expert witness. Vic also provides many consulting services for the firm’s entrepreneurial clients. He assists in evaluating financing alternatives and proposed purchases or sales of business interests. He has assisted start- up entities in the development of business plans and helped existing entities evaluate the feasibility and ramifications of proposed business transactions. Vic has experience with numerous clients in real estate and construction, printing, advertising, music industry, legal profession and venture or mezzanine funds.

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 Vic has been named a "Power Leader" in Finance by the NBJ - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016 and a "Most Admired CEO" by the NBJ - 2014, 2015 and 2016.

With offices in Nashville, Columbia and Lebanon, Kraft CPA provides not only audit, tax and accounting but also a broad range of consulting services to meet their clients’ growing needs. For more information contact Vic Alexander at or call 615-782-4241.