Brian started with SunTrust in August of 2012 as a Premier Banker in Central Florida. In 2013, Brian was recognized for his accomplishments by being promoted to the Premier Banking Manager as well as earning the “Rising Star” and the SunTrust Gold Performance Excellence Award. In 2014 Brian’s Premier Banking Team finished the year as the #1 Premier Banking Team at SunTrust and he was awarded the Platinum Performance Excellence Award. Brian was promoted into the SIM role in January of 2015 and relocated to Atlanta with his family. In 2015 Brian, as the SIM of the legacy Atlanta Division, again was awarded the Platinum Performance Excellence award. In 2016 Brian moved into the Georgia Tennessee Market Execution Leader role and then in 2017 moved again into a newly created role as the first-ever Premier Execution Leader. In December of 2018, Brian was named as the Region Executive of Greater Georgia. Finally, Brian was named as the Retail Region Leader for the Downtown & South Atlanta Region, which is his current role today, on legal day 1 of the merger of equals between BB&T and SunTrust Bank.
As a native of Jacksonville, Florida, he earned a Master of Business Administration at the University of North Florida and his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Mississippi State University, where he was also a member of the Baseball Team. Brian is a graduate of the CBA Executive Banking School and in 2014 completed the SunTrust Leadership Development Program. In his spare time, Brian enjoys playing golf, cooking, coaching baseball, and going to the beach with his family. Brian and his wife, Mary, have four children Brantley, Brayden, Bradie, and Braylee.