Meet our team

Meet our team in LaGrange

Frank McRae
Frank McRae, Jr.

Market President


Frank’s career with Synovus began in 1980 when he joined LaGrange Banking Co., which later became part of CB&T Bancshares. During his 36-year tenure with Synovus, he has held many leadership roles in civic and community organizations. Outside of work, Frank’s passion is recreation and sports. Having coached all four of his sons throughout their youth careers, he’s currently serving his 15th year as chairman of the Troup County Board of Parks and Recreation. 

Work in our community

Past Chairman, LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce

Past President, Lions Club of LaGrange

Leadership Council Member, LaGrange College

Member, Development Authority of LaGrange

Past President, American Cancer Society of West Georgia

Past Board Member/Campaign Chairman, United Way of West Georgia

Julian Jones
Jake Jones

Senior VP, Commercial Banker


A native of LaGrange, Jake has been with Synovus for over 12 years. He joined Synovus Mortgage Corp. soon after college, and transitioned to the banking side of our business in 2006. As a commercial banker, he helps local companies and organizations become more productive with financing and cash management solutions. Like all of us at Synovus, he’s also a strong believer in giving back to the community.

Work in our community

President, Rotary Club of LaGrange

Board President, Troup County Historical Society

Board President, Troup County Special Olympics

President, LaGrange Gridiron Club

Past Board President, Heart of West Georgia

Board Member, LaGrange/Troup County Chamber of Commerce

Member, West Georgia Homebuilders Association

Past Board Member, LaGrange Academy

Volunteer, Boy Scouts of America

Holly Anderson
Holly Williams

Assistant VP, Commercial Banker


A native of LaGrange, Holly began working behind the scenes as a Synovus credit analyst. She became a commercial banker in 2012, and later was named an assistant vice president. Holly’s understanding of lending options, coupled with her familiarity with this region, make her a knowledgeable advisor to our local business customers.

Work in our community

Secretary/Treasurer, HYPE (Troup County Young Professionals)

Graduate, Leadership Troup