Jason Rooks, Flint Community Bank, elected as Board Member for Leadership GBA

Staff Report

Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Jason Rooks, Senior Vice President/ Commercial Lending, Flint Community Bank, Albany, was elected as one of seven new board members representing the Georgia Banker’s Association Geographic Division 2. 

Leadership GBA supports the advancement of career bankers by providing leadership development training, serving as a forum through which career bankers can network and exchange ideas and promoting industry advocacy activities at the local, state and federal level.

"These leaders are creative, engaged and enthusiastic about banking as a career. They’re already leaders in their banks and hometowns, so we’re fortunate to have them volunteering with Leadership GBA to help develop strong career bankers across the state," said Luke Flatt, GBA chairman. 

Jason Rooks is Senior Vice President and Commercial Lending Manager with Flint Community Bank.  He has been in banking for 19 years and 10 years with Flint Community Bank.  Rooks is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and GBA Banking School at the University of Georgia.  He is a member of past graduating classes of Leadership Albany and Leadership Lee.   Rooks was also recognized as one of Georgia Trend’s 40 under 40 in 2018.  He and his wife, Amanda have three children, Preston, Calley, and Smith and they are members of Greenbriar Church in Albany.