A native of Huntsville, J.E.P. Buchanan has 22 years of banking experience in Huntsville. His experience primarily consists of commercial lending and credit quality of banks’ commercial loan portfolios.
Buchanan received a B.B.A. in finance from Auburn University. He currently serves on the Huntsville Eastern League board of directors and is a past board member of the Arts Council Advisory Board, Boy Scouts Board and Girls, Inc. Board. Buchanan is a member of the Huntsville Rotary, and was a member of Class 19 of the Huntsville-Madison County Leadership Huntsville. He is very active in civic sports and coaches baseball, basketball, football and soccer. His other interests include golf, hunting and fishing.
Buchanan is married to Huntsville native Sheri Kramer Buchanan, a homemaker who enjoys volunteering at their children’s elementary school. She also served on the board of directors for the Junior League of Huntsville. They have three children: James, Nathan and Anna Chason.
Buchanan serves on the Loan/Executive Committee and the Investments – Asset/Liability Committee of the bank.