Michael Hodges is the market president of Ameris Bank in Brunswick. He currently serves as Chairman of the Jekyll Island Authority. He also serves as the chairman of the Glynn- Brunswick Memorial Hospital Authority, a trustee of the College of Coastal Georgia Foundation and a board member of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. Hodges earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Georgia and a master’s degree from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Delaware. He and his wife, Dana, reside in St. Simons Island and have two sons.