John M. Mitchell serves as Director of ATM Channel and Military Banking for Synovus Bank. After 28 years with the U.S. Army, Mitchell joined Columbus Bank and Trust in 2000, and served in various operational and leadership roles in retail banking, including bank level responsibilities for branch support, military banking, business continuity, facilities management, and strategic planning. His work with branch support included oversight of an ATM network of 80 terminals.
He assumed his current role in April 2012 and is responsible for over 370 ATM terminals in the Synovus five state footprint. His current duties include location strategy, deployment and replacement strategy, site planning, profitability analysis, and horizontal integration of the various supporting stakeholders for ATMs.
Mitchell holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Auburn University and a Master of Arts in Business (Personnel Management) from Central Michigan University.