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|