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Newsmaker in business: 2 added to United Community Banks’ Board of Directors
10222017 NEWSMAKER

United Community Banks Inc. has appointed Lance F. Drummond and Jennifer Mann to its Board of Directors.

Drummond is the former executive vice president of Operations and Technology for TD Canada Trust. Prior to that, he led online bank and ATM operations at Bank of America. He has extensive experience in bank operations such as mortgage processing, digitization and information technology. Before his career in bank leadership, he spent 26 years with Eastman Kodak.

Mann serves as executive vice president and chief human resources officer with SAS Institute Inc. in Cary, N.C. She is recognized for her initiatives in the areas of employee performance, workplace culture and organizational effectiveness at SAS, which has been recognized as one of the Best Companies to Work For by FORTUNE magazine. 

“Lance Drummond and Jenn Mann epitomize the skill set identified by our Board as critical to the growth of our company and we are honored to welcome them to United,” United President and COO Lynn Harton said. 

“Our board is extremely pleased to add such talented and accomplished individuals to our board leadership,” said Jimmy Tallent, United’s Chairman and CEO.

United Community Banks is based in Blairsville with $12.3 billion in assets and operates 151 offices in Georgia and three other states, including three branches in Gainesville and one in Oakwood. For more, visit

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