Jeff Patterson

Jeff Patterson

Area Director
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Jeff has extensive financial industry experience that includes leadership roles in credit administration, commercial lending, operations management, regulatory compliance, and audit administration. His expertise includes loan proposal and business plan preparation, cash flow management, budgeting, and customer satisfaction. He also has brokerage and financial planning training.

Education

  • Masters of Business Administration, BRENAU UNIVERSITY (Business Management)
  • Bachelor of Arts, NORTH GEORGIA COLLEGE & STATE UNIVERSITY (Business Management)
  • Associate of Arts, YOUNG HARRIS COLLEGE (Business)
  • DIP, LSU GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BANKING (Banking)
  • DIP, RMA COMMERCIAL LENDING (Commercial Lending)
  • LIC, FINRA (FINRA Series 7)
  • LIC, GA LIFE & HEALTH INS (Life & Health Insurance)

Experience

  • NANTAHALA BANK & TRUST (Sr VP Chief Credit / Operations Officer)
  • BANK OF HIAWASSEE (President and Board Member)
  • UNITED COMMUNITY BANKS (Executive Vice President)

Leadership

  • Board member, Union General Hospital
  • Past Lt. Governor and Past President Rotary Club
  • Past Local Chairman of Board North Georgia Technical College
  • Past Chairman of Board Habersham County Chamber of Commerce