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
Mr. Christopher C. Edwards
United Bank Corporation
420 Griffin Street
P.O. Box 1337
Zebulon, GA 30295
(770) 567-2524
Mr. Christopher C. Edwards
Vice Chair
Mr. C. Rhodes McLanahan
First American Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 1688
Athens, GA 30603
(706) 354-5093
Mr. C. Rhodes McLanahan
Group 1
Mr. Philip G. Williams
The Claxton Bank
P.O. Box 247
Claxton, GA 30417
(912) 739-5660
Mr. Philip G. Williams
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. G. Mike Odom, Jr.
Citizens Bank & Trust Company
P.O. Box 339
Eastman, GA 31023-0339
(912) 663-9706
Mr. G. Mike Odom, Jr.
Group 4
Mr. John P. Barker, III
First Bank of Pike
P.O. Box 348
Molena, GA 30258-0348
(770) 884-5111
Mr. John P. Barker, III
Group 5
Mr. Bradley P. Serff
Providence Bank
4955 Windward Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30004
(678) 336-8810
Mr. Bradley P. Serff
Group 6
Mr. Charles R. Haley
The Peoples Bank
PO Box 4250
Eatonton, GA 31024-4250
(706) 485-8542
Mr. Charles R. Haley
Group 7
Mr. Terrence Y. DeWitt
CenterState Bank, N.A.
P. O. Box 5138
Marietta, GA 30061
(770) 792-8870
Mr. Terrence Y. DeWitt
Group 10
Mr. Charles H. Haney, III
Bank of Madison
P.O. Box 271
Madison, GA 30650-0271
(706) 342-1953
Mr. Charles H. Haney, III
At Large
Mr. Lawton E. Bassett, III
Ameris Bank
1301 Riverplace Boulevard, Suite 2600
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Mr. Lawton E. Bassett, III
At Large
Mr. Leonard H. Bateman, Jr.
Colony Bank
P.O. Box 4469
LaGrange, GA 30241-0089
(706) 884-6000
Mr. Leonard H. Bateman, Jr.
At Large
Mr. Edward J. Cooney
Affinity Bank
400 Galleria Pkwy, Suite 900
Atlanta, GA 30339
(678) 742-9992
Mr. Edward J. Cooney
At Large
Mr. David R. Coxon
Georgia Primary Bank
3880 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 504-8302
Mr. David R. Coxon
At Large
Ms. Dawn B. Griffin
Liberty First Bank
1901 West Spring Street
Monroe, GA 30655
(770) 207-3000
Ms. Dawn B. Griffin
At Large
Mr. John F. Hall
American Pride Bank
4740 Log Cabin Drive
Macon, GA 31204
(478) 781-3070
Mr. John F. Hall
At Large
Mr. George W. Johnson, Jr.
Durden Banking Company, Inc.
P.O. Box 160
Twin City, GA 30471
(478) 763-2121
Mr. George W. Johnson, Jr.
At Large
Mr. Steven Walker Jordan, Jr.
Bank of Monticello
P.O. Box 29
Monticello, GA 31064-0029
(706) 468-6418
Mr. Steven Walker Jordan, Jr.
At Large
Ms. Susan V. Moss
Planters and Citizens Bank
P.O. Box 449
Camilla, GA 31730-0449
(229) 336-1328
Ms. Susan V. Moss
At Large
Mr. Edward B. Pope, III
F&M Bank, Washington
P.O. Box 280
Washington, GA 30673-0280
(706) 678-5433
Mr. Edward B. Pope, III
At Large
Mr. Henry J. Pope, Jr.
Exchange Bank
P.O. Box 580
Milledgeville, GA 31061-0580
(478) 452-4531
Mr. Henry J. Pope, Jr.
At Large
Mr. Hoke S. Reeves, III
Farmers and Merchants Bank
P.O. Box 559
Sylvania, GA 30467-0559
(912) 564-7436
Mr. Hoke S. Reeves, III
At Large
Mr. Ford Thigpen
WestSide Bank
P.O. Box 1810
Hiram, GA 30141-1740
(770) 445-1855
Mr. Ford Thigpen
Associate Member Representative
Ms. Elaine H. Demarest
Demarest Strategy Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 5949
Hilton Head Island, SC 29938
(843) 686-5044
Ms. Elaine H. Demarest
Associate Member Representative
Mr. Timothy Allen Keadle
Porter Keadle Moore
235 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 1800
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 420-5665
Mr. Timothy Allen Keadle