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. Richard E. Drews, Jr.
Century Bank of Georgia
P.O. Box 580
Cartersville, GA 30120
(678) 721-2014
Mr. Richard E. Drews, Jr.
Chairman-elect
Mr. H. Palmer Proctor, Jr.
Fidelity Bank
P.O. Box 105075
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 240-1525
Mr. H. Palmer Proctor, Jr.
Vice Chairman
Mr. John F. Hall
American Pride Bank
4511 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA 31210
478-781-3070
Mr. John F. Hall
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. L. Jackson McConnell, Jr.
Pinnacle Bank
884 Elbert Street
Elberton, GA 30635
(706) 213-3350
Mr. L. Jackson McConnell, 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. Lee Ty Turner
The Commercial Bank, Division of Synovus Bank
P.O. Box 710
Thomasville, GA 31792-0710
(229) 584-0940
Mr. Lee Ty Turner
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. J. Charles Copeland
First National Bank of Griffin
P.O. Drawer F
Griffin, GA 30224-0200
(678) 510-5126
Mr. J. Charles Copeland
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. Douglas E. Wren
Persons Banking Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 1188
Forsyth, GA 31029
(678) 654-4147
Mr. Douglas E. Wren
Group 7
Mr. Kenneth L. Barber
ServisFirst Bank
300 Galleria Parkway, SE
Suite 350
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 489-4443
Mr. Kenneth L. Barber
Group 8
Mr. Brad E. Barber
First National Bank of Decatur County
P.O. Box 10
Bainbridge, GA 39818
(229) 246-3185
Mr. Brad E. Barber
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. Michael D. Sale
The Commercial Bank
P.O. Box 306
Crawford, GA 30630-0306
(706) 743-7801
Mr. Michael D. Sale
At Large
Mr. James L. Flatt
AB&T
P.O. Drawer 71269
Albany, GA 31708-1269
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. G. Mike Odom, Jr.
Citizens Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 339
Eastman, GA 31023-0339
(912) 663-9706
Mr. G. Mike Odom, Jr.
At Large
Ms. Kim Davis Wilson
Bank of Early
P.O. Box 527
Blakely, GA 39823
(850) 415-6870
Ms. Kim Davis Wilson
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