Meet our team

Meet our team in Chattanooga

Mike Sarvis
Mike Sarvis

Market President

After beginning his banking career right out of college, Mike joined Synovus in Dalton, Georgia, in 2001 and helped us expand into the Chattanooga area a few years later. As Market President in Chattanooga, Mike is responsible for all of our services, including community banking, retail banking, corporate banking and financial management. He has been extremely active in the Chattanooga community since his arrival, with a focus on living the Synovus values of servant leadership.

Work in our community

Board Chairman, Greater Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce

Board Member, Junior Achievement of Chattanooga

Board Member, United Way of Chattanooga

Board Member, Boys & Girls Clubs of Chattanooga

Board Member, Tennessee Small Business Development Center

President, Greater Chattanooga Clemson Alumni

Member, Rotary Club of Chattanooga


Peter Lindeman
Peter Lindeman

Commercial Banking Manager

Peter joined the Synovus team in 2018 with more than 25 years in banking. A native of Atlanta, Ga., Peter and his wife, three children, and two dogs moved to Chattanooga in 2013. “Chattanooga is a great place to live and work. The area is growing rapidly, making it a wonderful place to be a commercial banker. I get to learn about my clients’ businesses, and help them with the financial services they need to grow and expand.”

Peter graduated with a B.A. in Economics from Wake Forest University.

Work in our community

Treasurer of Chattanooga Chamber Downtown Council  

Member of Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church