PO Box 1530
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
After graduating from Memphis State University, James Grooms entered the life insurance business with Connecticut Mutual and joined Hartford life as area representative. In 1970, he then joined MassMutual Life as an Agent and Sales Manager. He was promoted to Assistant General Agent in 1975. He moved to East Tennessee and joined the Knoxville MassMutual Agent as the Assistant General Agent and Sales manager. In 2002, the Knoxville agency was blended to the Tennessee-Sinks MassMutual Agency. He then became a Financial Advisor for Mountain National Bank until 2013.