About Us

Classic City Bank… Banking the way it should be.

After recent market disruptions and big bank disinterest, the Athens banking market has been left with a need for local and nimble decision-making capabilities. Businesses and individuals are missing out on creative solutions and personal service that only local banks can provide. With over 100 years of combined experience, the management of Classic City Bank is excited to bring our friends and neighbors the banking experience they deserve.

Vision

Through our experienced, local banking team, Classic City Bank strives to offer relationship-based banking services to the Athens Community that focus on the highest level of customer service, the quickest response times and the best access to all business and personal banking solutions making banking at CCB “banking the way it should be”.

Mission

To deliver the best local banking services in the Athens Community and be recognized as a true community partner.

Officers

  • Cristi Brown  AVP, Assistant Retail Manager                         NMLS #1494951

CRISTI        

  • Garrett Clements  VP, Business Development                           NMLS #2371680

GARRETT        

  • Sara Dunn  SVP, Deposit Operations Manager

SARA

  • Lisa Fincannon VP, Loan Administration Manager

LISA

  • Chad Hargrove  CFO/COO      

CHAD  

  • Bryan Hight VP, Credit Administration                                    NMLS #410802                    

BRYAN                       

  • Ryan Hunt  SVP, Senior Lending Officer                                 NMLS #132582 

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  • Tom Lanier  Executive Vice President                                               NMLS #410793

TOM

  • Dean Mannheimer SVP, Chief Credit Officer, Business Development Officer
    DEAN
  • Tammy Price  VP, Loan Operations Manager

TAMMY

  • Lee Simmons  SVP, Retail Manager                                          NMLS #1288653

LEE

  • Colin Stokes  President and CEO                                               NMLS #439927

 COLIN

Bill Hopper, Founding Member

C. William "Bill" Hopper III was a founding member of Classic City Bank.  Bill served the Athens community as a banker from 1983 until 2022.  Community was a primary tenant of Bill’s values, and with the help and vision of many friends, his passion for building a community bank for Athens led to the creation of Classic City Bank in 2020.  Bill served as CEO and Chairman until his passing in late 2022.  Today, Classic City Bank continues to live out Bill's motto, "Banking the Way It Should Be",  by building relationships with our customers, keeping decision making local, and providing the highest level of customer service.

 

 

Board of Directors

  • John Barrett
  • Bill Douglas
  • Kelly Grow
  • Tom Johnson
  • Tim Keadle
  • Tom Lanier
  • Chase Lawrence
  • John Parker
  • Oliver Pryor
  • Greg Robinson
  • Tom Scott, Chairman
  • Colin Stokes
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Important Notice:

In observance of Juneteenth, Classic City Bank will be closed Wednesday, June 19, 2024 .  Our online and mobile banking applications will be available during this time.  

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