“We are thrilled to add a strong Atlanta-based banker like Jack to our team,” said John Thompson, the bank’s Middle Market Division Manager. “He has a wealth of experience and comes to us at a critical time when clients need more attention and care than ever. We are confident that his knowledge of the middle-market segment and history of cultivating lasting relationships with clients will be invaluable to our growth strategy.”
Morris has more than 30 years of experience working with both regional and megabanks. He comes to United from Fifth Third Bank in Atlanta where he served as SVP/Relationship Manager for the Georgia Upper Middle Market Banking Office. The majority of his career has focused on commercial and middle market banking.
“I am excited to join the top-tier team at United Community Bank and continue to build on their success,” said Morris. “Through its size and diverse portfolio of products, the bank has a unique advantage that allows it to deliver tremendous solutions to business owners in the middle market. I look forward to collaborating with teams across our footprint to further support the goals of our clients.”
Morris received his Master of Business Administration from the University of Utah and his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Brigham Young University. He has been involved with various community organizations in the Atlanta area, including the Bartow County Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of West Cobb, Advocates for Children and the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce. Morris is a 2005 graduate of Leadership Bartow.