Georgia Bankers Association Board of Directors

The GBA Board of Directors sets policy and long-range goals for the Association.

While most members of the Board are elected, there are four appointed positions, two by each incoming chairman.
Name
Chairman
Mr. H. Palmer Proctor, Jr.
Fidelity Bank
3490 Piedmont Road, NE
Suite 1550
Atlanta, GA 30319
(404) 240-1525
Mr. H. Palmer Proctor, Jr.
Chairman-elect
Mr. John F. Hall
American Pride Bank
4511 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA 31210
478-781-3070
Mr. John F. Hall
Vice Chairman
Mr. J. Charles Copeland
First National Bank of Griffin
P.O. Drawer F
Griffin, GA 30224-0200
(678) 510-5126
Mr. J. Charles Copeland
Secretary/Treasurer
Mr. Kenneth A. Bibb
The Geo. D. Warthen Bank
P.O. Box 637
Sandersville, GA 31082-0637
(478) 552-6901
Mr. Kenneth A. Bibb
Past Chairman
Mr. Richard E. Drews, Jr.
Century Bank of Georgia
P.O. Box 580
Cartersville, GA 30120
(678) 721-2014
Mr. Richard E. Drews, Jr.
President
Mr. J. Joseph Brannen
Georgia Bankers Association
50 Hurt Plaza, S.E.
Suite 1050
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 420-2026
Mr. J. Joseph Brannen
Group 1
Mr. R. Brent Sammons
Altamaha Bank and Trust Company
PO Box 489
Vidalia, GA 30475-0489
(912) 537-1921
Mr. R. Brent Sammons
Group 2
Mr. Glenn Pait Willis, Jr.
South Georgia Banking Company
P.O. Box 1505
Tifton, GA 31793
(229) 382-4211
Mr. Glenn Pait Willis, Jr.
Group 3
Mr. T. Heath Fountain
Planters First Bank
P.O. Box 879
Cordele, GA 31010-0879
(229) 276-2401
Mr. T. Heath Fountain
Group 4
Mr. Johnny S. Smith
Newton Federal Bank
P.O. Box 1037
Covington, GA 30015
(770) 786-7088
Mr. Johnny S. Smith
Group 5
Ms. Cynthia N. Day
Citizens Trust Bank
230 Peachtree Street
Suite 2700
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-575-8302
Ms. Cynthia N. Day
Group 6
Mr. Henry J. Pope, Jr.
Exchange Bank
P.O. Box 580
Milledgeville, GA 31061-0580
(478) 452-4531
Mr. Henry J. Pope, Jr.
Group 7
Mr. Kenneth L. Barber
ServisFirst Bank
300 Galleria Parkway
Suite 350
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 489-4443
Mr. Kenneth L. Barber
Group 8
Mr. Michael T. Lee
Ameris Bank
3140 Inner Perimeter Road
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 671-8751 (direct)
Mr. Michael T. Lee
Group 9
Mr. Tony E. Collins
Southern Bank & Trust
P.O. Box 2080
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 839-2100
Mr. Tony E. Collins
Group 10
Mr. C. Rhodes McLanahan
First American Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 1688
Athens, GA 30603
(706) 354-5093
Mr. C. Rhodes McLanahan
At Large
Mr. Scott A. Beeley
Bank of Terrell
P.O. Box 389
Dawson, GA 39842-0389
(229) 995-4461
Mr. Scott A. Beeley
At Large
Mr. James L. Flatt
AB&T
P.O. Drawer 71269
Albany, GA 31707-1269
229.405.7200
Mr. James L. Flatt
At Large
Mr. Chadwick Gregory
Wells Fargo
171 17th Street, NW
22nd. Floor
Atlanta, GA 30363
(404) 214-3811
Mr. Chadwick Gregory
At Large
Mr. Harold R. Reynolds
BankSouth
P O Box 730
Greensboro, GA 30642-0089
(706) 454-5212
Mr. Harold R. Reynolds
Associate Member Representative
Mr. James M. Foyt
EBS
2031 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 271-7021
Mr. James M. Foyt
Leadership GBA Representative
Mr. Hamilton Wade Johnson
Durden Banking Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 1560
Swainsboro, GA 30401-2533
(478) 237-2190
Mr. Hamilton Wade Johnson
General Counsel
Mr. Jonathan S. Hightower
Bryan Cave, LLP
One Atlantic Center, 14th Floor
1201 West Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30309-3488
(404) 572-6669
Mr. Jonathan S. Hightower