Why Craft

Craft Bank Why Craft

Our Values

Starting an account with Craft Bank gets you more than a line of credit.

The Craft Bank Culture is About:

We value our clients and our colleagues. We are collegial in all we do.

If we say it we do it.

You’ll always know where you stand with Craft. It’s all about communication.

We care. We are passionate about our customers and their banking needs.


We break the mold. We craft solutions to help clients realize their goals.

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We love our city and we aren’t afraid to show it.

As a proudly local organization, we’re committed to being fully engaged citizens of the Atlanta area. Each year, we dedicate time and resources to select charities so we can touch as many lives as we can.

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Meet the folks who’ll help you grow.

Our bankers aren’t naysayers, box checkers, or bureaucrats. They’re guides, consultants, and coaches who want to see you succeed. Together, we’ll work to develop a full picture of your finances and uncover possibilities that could make the difference.
Ross Mynatt
Ross Mynatt
President & Chief Executive Officer
Office: 678-736-5063   Cell: 770-546-9951

Ross is the CEO and President of Craft Bank. A passionate career banker with experience leading and establishing community banks, Ross is one of the co-founders of Craft Bank. With expertise in finance, commercial lending, special asset management, and strategic leadership, he leads the Craft team. He loves tennis, whitewater rafting with his daughter and the Texas Longhorns.
Mike Cullinan
Mike Cullinan
Chief Credit Officer
Office: 678-736-5066

With nearly 20 years of commercial banking experience, Mike leads our credit and risk, operations, and compliance fields. A Craft Bank co-founder, Mike understands the needs and challenges of running a small business, enabling him to craft tailored solutions for our customers. He is a dedicated tennis player, a Disney aficionado, and a diehard Phillies fan.

Beth Martin
Beth Martin
Chief Experience Officer
Office: 678-736-5065   Cell: 404-234-3908

Beth has a multi faceted background in banking, law and commercial real estate. Beth manages the internal and external customer experience for Craft Bank. Beth oversees corporate governance, vendor relations, human resources, branding and marketing, as well as corporate culture for the bank. Beth is a co-founder of Craft Bank and has a heart for animal rescue, enjoys doing improvisational comedy theater and being a new grandparent.
Greg Griggs
Greg Griggs
Chief Lending Officer
Office:  678-736-5064   Cell: 678-640-5959

Greg leads  the commercial lending area of Craft Bank. Greg is a career commercial banker and lender with more than 35 years experience in commercial banking. He is the former President and a co-founder of Highland Commercial Bank. Greg’s expertise includes finance, commercial lending, and special asset management. Greg is a family man and enjoys being involved in his local church.
Kitty Kendrick
Kitty Kendrick
Chief Financial Officer
Office: 678-736-5067

Career banking, financial professional and CPA. Kitty leads the financial area of Craft Bank. Her areas of expertise include bank accounting, preparation of financial statements, audit, budget planning and strategic management. Kitty loves spending time with family, Islamorada in the Florida Keys and UGA football.
Patsy Templeton
Patsy Templeton
Group Operations Manager
Office: 678-736-5068
Patsy heads up the treasury and retail areas of the bank. She has more than 20 years’ experience in all facets of treasury management, deposit operations and retail branch management. She also is an experienced bank technologist with a keen understanding of on-line and mobile banking optimization. Patsy is an experienced traveler, enjoys spending time with her family and power walking.
Brandy Harris
Brandy Harris
Loan Servicing Manager/Compliance Manager
Office: 678-736-5069
Brandy manages the loan operations function and the compliance function for Craft Bank. With more than 30 years’ experience in banking, Brandy has experience in all aspects of loan and operational management, including collateral mapping and core system conversion. She is also an experienced regulatory compliance officer. Brandy is a boating enthusiast, an engaged grandparent, and an all-round fun person.
Steve Filmer

Steve Filmer

Government Guaranteed Lending Manager

Office: 678-736-5077   Cell: 518-231-3247


Steve is responsible for relationship management, business development, portfolio management and financial analysis of Craft’s SBA and USDA portfolios. Steve is an experienced hotel, retail, real estate, business acquisition and C&I lender with expertise in all facets of government lending and portfolio management. He is an inveterate traveler, outdoors man and sports enthusiast.

Board of Directors

Marc Greene - Chairman of the Board, Former President and Chairman, Mountain Valley Community Bank
Ross Mynatt - CEO and President, Craft Bank
Tom Lamb - CEO Pharos Marine Automatic Power
Marshall Martin - Managing Partner, Martin, Bagwell, Luke
Scott Griffin - Founder/CEO Griffco Design/Build Inc.
Byron Holmes - Managing Director, Loan Street, Inc.
Michael Jacobson -  President, Michael Jacobson Consulting, Inc.
John Mangham - CPA, Real Estate Broker
Paul Masters - CEO Anago Cleaning Systems of Atlanta
Douglas Rieder - Executive Chairman/Co-Founder Sterling Seacrest Pritchard
William O. Wingate IV - Co-Founder and Co-Chairman, Second Century Ag
David Alexander - CEO, Soliant
Ben Mathis- Attorney, Freeman, Mathis & Gary