Mr. Reed is responsible for the overall growth, profitability, and strategic direction for Oakworth Capital Bank. He previously worked 16 years with Regions Financial Corporation. While at Regions, he served as Central Alabama Group President with responsibility for overall profitability of banking and ancillary operations of a $7 billion business unit. Mr. Reed also served as Chief Administrative Officer for Strategic Planning for Regions Financial Corporation, Retail Executive for Central Alabama, and Head of Business Banking for Birmingham, Alabama. He is founder and president of the Robert E. Reed Gastrointestinal Oncology Research Foundation and is a member of the Southern U.S. Region of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO).
- Degree in Finance from Auburn University
- Master of Arts in Public and Private Management from Birmingham Southern College
- Honors Graduate of Stonier Graduate School of Banking