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John T. Olaimey

Southern Bancorp Bank, President and Chief Executive Officer

John Olaimey came to Southern with over twenty years of experience in banking, finance, corporate law and executive management. Olaimey serves as the president and CEO of SBB, where he oversees all bank activities. Prior to joining Southern, he served as president for Radius Group, a software company that specializes in the development of innovative products that enhance the efficiency and profitability of community banks. His previous experience also includes serving as the Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Secretary for Centennial Bank. Before his position at Centennial, he was the Vice President of Corporate Law for Alltel Corporation where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions, general corporate matters, real estate matters and financial transactions. Olaimey received his Juris Doctorate with High Honors from the Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas in Business Administration and Financial Management.

Leadership, Alphabetical

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LaTricia Hill-Chandler

Will Lambe

Kenya Davenport

Vance Smiley

Anthony Young

Hugh Arant, Jr.

Raymond Christman

Jerry Damerow

John C. Edwards

Kim Evans, J.D.

Jim Franks

Donna Gambrell

Sarah Gentry

Amanda Johnson

Glendell Jones, Jr.

Aurelia Jones-Taylor

Daniel Koehler

Michael Montgomery

Walter Morris, Jr.

Mike Myers

John T. Olaimey

Andrea Parnell

Walt Patterson

Nathan Pittman

Tom Pittman

James L. Prouty

Susan F. Smith

Darryl Swinton

Sherman Tate

Diane Tatum

Clark Tennyson

Christopher M. Wewers

Darrin L. Williams