FMB Expands Thomasville Presence with Addition of Amanda Gates as Mortgage Loan Originator

FMB, the premier community bank in the North Florida/South Georgia region, is proud to announce Amanda Gates has joined the FMB Thomasville, Georgia team as a Mortgage Loan Originator. FMB, dedicated to offering a better banking experience, recognizes Ms. Gates’ shared appreciation of individuals, families and realtors who have come to trust that dedication to meet their banking and mortgage needs. Ms. Gates truly enjoys helping customers take the big step towards home ownership and...



FMB Expands Tallahassee Team with Addition of Elizabeth Hope as Mortgage Loan Originator

FMB, the premier community bank in the North Florida/South Georgia region, is proud to announce Elizabeth Hope has joined the FMB Tallahassee, Florida mortgage team as a Mortgage Loan Originator. A veteran member of FMB, Ms. Hope began her career with the bank in 2008 as a teller. Ms. Hope’s hard work, dedication to FMB’s customers and her commitment to excellent service propelled her career, as she was promoted to customer service representative and then, in 2016, to mortgage...



FMB Honors Employee Excellence

FMB, the premier community bank in the North Florida/South Georgia region, has announced its prestigious Employee Excellence Awards for 2017. During the company’s Annual Awards, three employees were recognized for their dedication and contributions. The Bank awarded the F. Wilson Carraway, Sr. Award for Excellence & Community Service to Vice President Commercial Lender, Renee McNeill. In addition, Loan Assistant, Susan Clifford, was presented the Horizon Award and Deposit Platform...



FMB Launches Its National Family Caregiver Month Awareness Campaign

FMB, the premier community bank in the North Florida/South Georgia region, announced the launch of its National Family Caregiver Month Awareness Campaign to inform caregivers of tools that they need to navigate legal responsibilities that could impact their finances. Ian Donkin, FMB President, stated, “Nearly 44 million Americans provide care to a loved one who is suffering from an illness or disability. FMB wants to help caregivers manage their loved one’s bank transactions, budget...



Jerry Boatwright Chosen as the 2017 Watermelon Festival Parade Grand Marshal

MONTICELLO, FLORIDA, MAY 30, 2017 — Monticello, FL has hosted the Watermelon Festival for more than 66 years as homage to Jefferson County’s economic and agricultural history. The Festival takes place in downtown Monticello with a parade, pageants, a car show and - of course - watermelons. Each year the Festival Committee makes an open call for nominations for the Parade Grand Marshal, an honor bestowed upon a person who has made significant contributions to the community. This year, the...



FMB Honors Employee Excellence

MONTICELLO, FLORIDA, JANUARY 25, 2017 — At FMB’s Annual Awards Banquet held every December, the bank awarded the 2016 F. Wilson Carraway, Sr. Award for Excellence & Community Service to Senior Vice President of Deposit Operations, Sonja Walker. Two other employees were also acknowledged for their dedication and contributions to FMB. Chief Financial Officer, Linda Palmer, was presented the 2016 FMB Horizon Award and longtime teller, Estelle Thompson, the 2016 FMB Employee of the Year...