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Alyson Graham Joins Ameris Bank as SVP and Head of Personal Trust Services


ATLANTA - Ameris Bank Head of Wealth Management and Executive Vice President Dave Johnston announces the hiring of Senior Vice President and Head of Personal Trust Services Alyson Graham. In this role, Graham will work closely with high-net-worth individuals and their families to provide trust administration and work in conjunction with the legal community. Graham is managed by Director of Trust Services William Keith.

“Alyson’s depth of experience makes her an invaluable asset to Ameris and our customers,” said Johnston. “We are thrilled to have her join our team.”

Prior to joining Ameris, Graham served as counsel in private wealth services and tax practices for Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP. She also worked as a trusts and estates attorney with Stewart, Melvin and Frost in North Georgia. She currently serves on the Executive and Legislative Committees of the Fiduciary Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, and is licensed to practice law in both Georgia and Florida.

Graham graduated magna cum laude from Georgia State University College of Law, where she received multiple tax law awards and founded the Estate Planning and Wealth Management Law Society. After obtaining her J.D., she attended New York University School of Law where she earned her LL.M in Taxation. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design from Auburn University.

“I am so excited for my new role here at Ameris,” Graham said. “It’s an honor to have this opportunity to help our customers better plan for their families’ futures and further secure their financial peace of mind.”


About Ameris Bank

Ameris Bank manages more than $22 billion in assets and more than 200 financial centers across the Southeast. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ameris Bank is fiercely committed to bringing financial peace of mind to the communities it serves. A subsidiary of Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ: ABCB), Ameris Bank offers a full range of financial services, including traditional banking and lending products, treasury and cash management, wealth management, insurance premium financing, and mortgage and refinancing solutions. Learn more about Ameris Bank and its full range of financial services at