South Central Bank is proud to welcome Dr. Matthew Riley to the South Central Bank’s Board of Directors. Dr. Riley was appointed in the fall and will be a great asset to the current leadership team.

“Matthew is passionate about our community and that is a quality we certainly respect,” said Tommy Ross, President & CEO. “His business expertise and leadership will greatly benefit South Central Bank and our customers.”

Dr. Matthew Riley grew up in Glasgow, Kentucky. After graduating from the University of Alabama in 2012, Dr. Riley obtained his doctorate at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 2016. He has also graduated from the New York City Maxicourse where he obtained over 300 hours in comprehensive dental implant training. He completed his studies in Portland, Oregon becoming certified in IV Conscious Sedation.  In addition to his practice at Riley Dental Group, most recently he was named to the Board of the Kentucky Academy of General Dentistry, where he serves as the Director of Membership.

Dr. Riley is a member of several professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Kentucky Dental Association. He is an Affiliate Associate Fellow with the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and serves on the Board of Directors of South Central Bank, TJ Samson Community Health Foundation, and is a spokesperson for Dentsply Sirona SureSmile.

When asked about his joining the Board of Directors, Dr. Riley responded “South Central Bank has been my banking home since opening my first checking account at 10 years of age. They have continued to be there for my family with our first home and business.  I consider them my banking family and look forward to being a part of their team.”

Dr. Riley and his wife, Jen, have two sons: Bryant, and Rhett. They also have a dog named Bennett who frequents the office as a therapy dog. In his spare time, he likes to hike, hunt, and play golf.


Dr. Matthew Riley