We are proud to announce that Jamie Knight, formerly Commercial Banker, Vice President has been promoted to Leesburg Market President.
Jamie joined Colony Bank in 2019 and has over 16 years of banking experience, working in both commercial lending and retail bank management. Jamie holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from Georgia Southern University. As a Lee County native, Jamie remains active in the community through various organizations. He currently serves as Chairman of the Lee County Education Foundation, board member of the Kiwanis Club of DoLee, as well as serving as board member for the Lee County Chamber of Commerce. Jamie has been selected as a 40 under 40 award recipient, as well as being named the Lee County Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year. He is a graduate of both Leadership Lee and Leadership Albany.
Commenting on the announcement Tommy Clark, Regional President, said, “Since joining Colony Bank, Jamie has shown a true commitment to our customers and team. His deep roots in the community paired with his banking experience have given him a solid foundation for understanding the needs of our local business owners. We are proud to congratulate Jamie on his promotion and look forward to the opportunities his leadership will create in Lee County.”
Jamie and his wife Lacey have been married for over 20 years and have two children, Ivey (19) and Colby (12). Jamie and his family attend Hope City United Church. Jamie enjoys coaching youth baseball, spending time outdoors hunting and saltwater fishing, and never misses a chance to spend time with family and friends.
About Colony Bankcorp
Colony Bankcorp, Inc. is the bank holding company for Colony Bank. Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Fitzgerald, Georgia, Colony operates 39 locations throughout Georgia. At Colony Bank, we offer a wide range of banking services including personal banking, business banking, mortgage solutions, government guaranteed lending solutions, and more. We have expanded our services to also include consumer insurance products, such as automotive, homeowners, and other insurance needs for our community. Colony’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “CBAN.” For more information, please visit colony.bank. You can also follow the Company on social media.