Community Bankers Committee

Recognizing the unique needs of community bankers, this committee assesses education, training and information needs and provides input to the GBA Education Staff; provides programs to address those defined needs including  the President/CEO Conference; reviews legislation and regulatory proposals at the state and federal levels; and recommends products and services which help make community banks more profitable and/or efficient.
Contact Label
Chair
Ms. Dawn B. Griffin
Liberty First Bank
1901 West Spring Street
Monroe, GA 30655
(770) 207-3007
Vice Chair
Mr. Christopher C. Edwards
United Bank
Operations Center
P.O. Box 1337
Zebulon, GA 30295
(770) 567-2524
Group 1
Mr. Philip G. Williams
The Claxton Bank
P.O. Box 247
Claxton, GA 30417
(912) 739-5660
Group 2
Mr. Glenn Pait Willis, Jr.
South Georgia Banking Company
P.O. Box 1505
Tifton, GA 31793
(229) 382-4211
Group 3
Mr. Kelly G. Hillis
Persons Banking Co., Inc.
P.O. Box 830
Perry, GA 31069-0830
(478) 988-5359
Group 4
Mr. John P. Barker, III
First Bank of Pike
P.O. Box 348
Molena, GA 30258-0348
(770) 884-5111
Group 5
Mr. Bradley P. Serff
Providence Bank
4955 Windward Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(678) 336-8810
Group 6
Mr. Charles R. Haley
The Peoples Bank
PO Box 4250
Eatonton, GA 31024-4250
(706) 485-8542
Group 7
Mr. Terrence Y. DeWitt
First Landmark Bank
P. O. Box 5138
Marietta, GA 30061
(770) 792-8870
Group 9
Mr. John L. Lewis
Foothills Community Bank
70 Carlisle Road
Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 216-5942
Group 10
Mr. C. Rhodes McLanahan
First American Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 1688
Athens, GA 30603
(706) 354-5093
At Large
Mr. Lawton E. Bassett, III
Ameris Bank
P.O. Box 249
Tifton, GA 31793-0963
(229) 387-2605
At Large
Mr. Remer Y. Brinson, III
State Bank & Trust Company
3527 Wheeler Road
Augusta, GA 30909
(706) 729-7904
At Large
Mr. Edward J. Cooney
Affinity Bank
5660 New Northside Dr., Ste. 200
Atlanta, GA 30328
(678) 742-9992
At Large
Mr. David R. Coxon
Georgia Primary Bank
3880 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 504-8302
At Large
Mr. Charles M. DeWitt
CharterBank
3953 Lavista Road
Tucker, GA 30084
(404) 297-2210
At Large
Mr. John F. Hall
American Pride Bank
4511 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA 31210
478-781-3070
At Large
Mr. Charles H. Haney, III
Bank of Madison
P.O. Box 271
Madison, GA 30650-0271
(706) 342-1953
At Large
Mr. George W. Johnson, Jr.
Durden Banking Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 160
Twin City, GA 30471
(478) 763-2121
At Large
Mr. G. Mike Odom, Jr.
Citizens Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 339
Eastman, GA 31023-0339
(912) 663-9706
At Large
Mr. Henry J. Pope, Jr.
Exchange Bank
P.O. Box 580
Milledgeville, GA 31061-0580
(478) 452-4531
At Large
Mr. Hoke S. Reeves, III
Farmers and Merchants Bank
P.O. Box 559
Sylvania, GA 30467-0559
(912) 564-7436
Associate Member Representative
Ms. Elaine H. Demarest
Demarest Strategy Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 5949
Hilton Head Island, SC 29938
(843) 686-5044
Associate Member Representative
Mr. Timothy Allen Keadle
Porter Keadle Moore
235 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 1800
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 420-5665