On Jan. 1, United Community Banks completed its merger with Reliant Bancorp, including its wholly-owned subsidiary, Reliant Bank, which was merged with and into United’s bank subsidiary, United Community Bank, and will now operate under the United brand.
Reliant Bancorp, the parent company of Reliant Bank, named John R. Wilson president of the company and Reliant Bank. Reliant Bank also appointed Mark Ryman chief loan officer and Bill Fitzgerald chief risk officer.
Reliant Bank added Michael D. Williams, Jr. as EVP, Maury/Hickman Market president. Williams will focus on commercial banking, as well as business development and market share growth.
Commerce Union Bancshares, parent company of Reliant Bank, named Alan Mims chief credit officer of Reliant Bank. He will replace Gene Whittle, who will retire at year-end 2017.