Synovus middle market banking


Michael is an experienced finance professional with over 30 years of experience helping companies of all sizes achieve their financial goals. He started his career with National City Bank and worked in various roles from real estate lending to middle market team leader. Before joining Synovus in 2021, he served as Regional Vice President and Market Leader for Wells Fargo Bank in Columbus, OH. He and his team built that office from the ground up in 2010, ultimately providing financial services to over 60 middle market companies.

Now, Michael is responsible for the growth and management of the Synovus middle market team in the Tampa area. He and his team are committed to providing customized financial solutions and advice to companies, their owners, and the management team.


  • B.S. General Business and Finance, Miami University

Michael Kelley
Senior Director,
Middle Market Banking