Finance & Insurance

BILL SMITH

CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT & CEO, CAPITAL CITY BANK, TALLAHASSEE

Capital City, which celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2020, is a $3.8-billion bank with 750 employees and more than 50 offices in Florida, Georgia and Alabama providing traditional deposit and lending opportunities. Capital City wealth manages $2 billion in assets. Capital City home loans will close $1.8 billion in residential financing in 2021. Smith has been CEO for more than 25 years. Capital City asks each associate to contribute 10 hours of community service each year.

EDUCATION Florida State University (BS)
PROFESSIONAL EVOLUTION I grew up in the bank as my father worked for Capital City. Most of my experience has been on the lending side of the bank.
SOMETHING SURPRISING I love college baseball.
SABBATICAL TOPIC History of Florida and Tallahassee
ADMIRES Bob Woodruff of Coca-Cola and Ed Ball of St. Joe
READING How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, by Bill Gates

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David Chitester

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KERRY C. DUSTIN

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John Forney

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JOHN D. FUMAGALLI

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Pat Geraghty

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Barry Gilway

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JORGE GONZALEZ

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Drew Graham

Ballast Point Ventures

Keith Hoskins

Navy FCU

Dennis S. Hudson III

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KEVIN JOHNSON

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Rodger Krouse

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MARTY LANAHAN

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MARC LEDER

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Brian Philpot

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Joy Randels

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GARRETT RICHTER

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BOB RITCHIE

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Gene Schaefer

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Bruce Sherman

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THOMAS SITTEMA

CONVERSUS

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ADRIA STARKEY

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Gary Tice

First Florida Integrity Bank

Mario Trueba

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Jeff Vinik

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tom Wallace

Florida Funders

Will Weatherford

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CHRISTINA “CINA” WELCH

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Bill West

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BRIAN WOLFBURG

VYSTAR CREDIT UNION