Thomas Ashford Broughton III
Chairman, President & CEO
Mr. Broughton has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (the 'Company') since 2007 and as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of ServisFirst Bank (the 'Bank') since inception in May 2005. Mr. Broughton has spent the entirety of his 30-year banking career in the Birmingham area. In 1985, Mr. Broughton was named President of the de novo First Commercial Bank. When First Commercial Bank was bought by Synovus Financial Corp. in 1992, Mr. Broughton continued as President and was named Chief Executive Officer of First Commercial Bank. In 1998, he became Regional Chief Executive Officer of Synovus Financial Corp., responsible for the Alabama and Florida markets. In 2001, Mr. Broughton's Synovus region shifted, and he became Regional Chief Executive Officer for the markets of Alabama, Tennessee and parts of Georgia. He continued his work in this position until his retirement from Synovus in August 2004. Mr. Broughton's experience in banking has afforded him opportunities to work in many areas of banking and has given him exposure to all bank functions. Mr. Broughton received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Alabama in 1976 and a Master of Business Administration from the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in 1977.
William M. Foshee
Executive VP, Treasurer, Secretary & CFO
William Foshee has served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. since 2007 and as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of ServisFirst Bank since 2005. Mr. Foshee served as the Chief Financial Officer of Heritage Financial Holding Corporation from 2002 until it was acquired in 2005. Mr. Foshee received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Auburn University and is a C.P.A.
Executive VP & COO
Rodney Rushing has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. and ServisFirst Bank since 2021. Mr. Rushing served as Executive Vice President, Correspondent Banking of the Bank since 2010, when he joined the Bank and started the Correspondent Banking Division in 2011. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Rushing managed correspondent, investment division, and audit divisions and was previously an Executive Vice President at Compass Bank (now BBVA) during his 38-year banking career. Mr. Rushing received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Auburn University in 1982.