Corie TownsendTitle: SBA Business Development Officer
Company: Ameris Bank
1180 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Corey Townsend provides debt financing to small businesses for acquisitions, expansion, and improvements utilizing SBA guaranteed loans. Prior to joining Ameris Bank, Corey worked for over a decade in wealth management, as a private wealth advisor at Morgan Stanley and later Merrill Lynch, serving ultra-high net worth individuals. He is an attorney by trade, and briefly worked for the IRS office of Chief Counsel, Financial Products and Institutions Division, before transitioning to the private sector. Corey is a graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science degree in economics. He also holds a Masters in Finance from Georgia State University and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Thurgood Marshall School of Law in Houston, Texas.