Macon, Georgia
Macon, Georgia, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover, LLP, 231 Riverside Drive, Macon, GA 31201

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Event Date Tue Jul 27 EDT (11 months ago)
Location Macon, Georgia
James-Bates-Brannan-Groover, LLP, 231 Riverside Drive, Macon, GA 31201
Region Americas

Target Audience: C-Suite Bankers/Senior and Executive Management

The year 2020 placed the entire world in a situation not seen in over 100 years. Now 2021 continues to see our Community Banks in uncharted waters. It is time to turn up the dial and get plugged in! The Community Bankers Association of Georgia invites our Executive Level Bankers to join together as we prepare to take on the challenges the final three quarters of 2021 will hand our communities, our customers, our board, and our bank team members.

Register now for high-level in-person peer connections exclusively offered in CBA’s Executive Channel. The Executive Channel provides a direct connection for Executive Bankers from across the state! CBA has gathered for you a group of industry leaders to share information and guide discussions as we delve into topics such as:

Regulatory and Legal Updates
Legislative and Political Action Updates
Current Community Banking Trends
Current Challenges Facing Community Banks
Financial Trends
M&A data
Interest Rate Forecast
Executive Management and Board Relations
Strategic Planning, Change Management
Practical solutions and expert knowledge to support Balance Sheet management and More


2021 Speaker

Philip Smith
President and a member of the Board of Directors of the Memphis-based law firm of Gerrish Smith Tuck, PC, and its affiliated bank consulting firm, Gerrish Smith Tuck Consultants, LLC

Fowler Williams, AMP, CMB
President & Chief Executive Officer Crescent Mortgage Company

Dianne Barton
President of Performance Solutions, Inc. (PSi)

Lisa Berry
Senior Banking Consultant and Principal

Mike Burke
Law enforcement

Anetria Connell Vice President at ProBank Austin

Christie Drexler
Senior Consultant and Facilitator for Performance Solutions, Inc.,

Patrick Dix As
Former News Anchor

Carol Dodgen
Owner of Dodgen Security Consulting

Zach Duke
Founder and President of Cybersecurity firm Finosec.

Corrie Hall
Partner, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover LLP.

S. Elizabeth Hall
Counsel, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover LLP.

Leah M. Hamilton, JD
Vice President and Senior Consultant

Darla Harms
Leadership Coach, Speaker, and Trainer.

Craig Hirsch is a Bank Examiner

​Jeffery Johnson, President and founder of Bankers Insight Group, Decatur, Georgia.

​Teri Laudano
Senior Consultant at ProBank Austin.

David Luken
Vice President at ProBank Austin.

Ken Morrison
Cyber Risk Control Director at Travelers

Paul Perry
Practice Leader of the Security, Risk and Controls Group.

​Natalie Straus, CRCM
Vice President and Senior Consultant at ProBank Austin

Vernon Tanner
Bank Examiner

Michael White
James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP in 2012.

Skip Willcox
Crescent Mortgage Company

Jim Rumph

Aaron Scicluna

Bob Shellenberger

John Sillay

Lisa Small

April Farlow

Tom Flournoy
Ben Hayden - Ben’s

Doug Hensley

Holly Logue

Paul Lynch

Chris Nelson

Corrie Hall James-Bates-Brannan-Groover

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors:

• FHLBank Atlanta