Brandon Phillips Joins Ameris Bank as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager
Ameris Bank Market President Josh Johnson announces that Brandon Phillips has joined Ameris Bank as vice president, commercial relationship manager for the North Central Florida area. Phillips will be responsible for expanding commercial banking relationships throughout the region, capitalizing on Ameris Bank’s wide breath of treasury services and commercial lending options.
Prior to joining Ameris Bank, Phillips was vice president, private client manager for BBVA covering the Ocala and Gainesville markets. Additionally, he has over 21 years of experience in the financial sector, with previous positions in wealth and asset management, business development and operations.
“Brandon’s industry experience and dedication will be invaluable as we continue to strive to best serve our customers and community,” said Ameris Bank Market President Josh Johnson. “We are excited for him to join our team and the impact he will continue to make in the Ocala community.”
Phillips graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Faulkner University and he is a Certified Financial Planner. He is a dedicated community member and currently is board chairman for Redeemer Christian School, a volunteer at the Women’s Pregnancy Center and a member of the worship team and band at Church at the Springs. Phillips and his wife, Alli, reside in Ocala with their five children.
“I am very excited to join the team here at Ameris Bank,” says Phillips. “The Company’s commitment to community banking and providing top-tier service to their commercial clients makes Ameris Bank truly unique, and I am proud to join Josh and the team here in Ocala. I look forward to helping them continue their efforts to provide world-class service to all of our North Central Florida community.”