Accounting Manager/IT Administrator

Chris Lee is the Accounting Manager/IT Administrator for Private Bank of Buckhead, which includes Private Bank of Decatur and PrivatePlus Mortgage. He was previously Senior Accountant and Network Administrator for the bank and is an experienced banker, having served a number of area community banks, as well as a primary banking industry vendor. “Chris is adept not only in his function areas, like accounting, financial analysis and information technology, but also understands the type of client we serve – those who seek an extraordinary level of service – and that makes him a great fit for our team,” says Renee Hinkson, Senior Vice President and Controller of the bank. The New York-native has been in Atlanta for many years, and is a graduate of Georgia State University, where he earned two bachelor’s degrees – one in Accounting and one in Business Management. He is proficient in a broad range of software applications, which is critical in an environment of greater regulation and ever-evolving banking technology. “My approach to life and work is, ‘Do not expect from others what you would not expect from yourself,’” Chris says. He is a “huge dog lover” and has a beagle named Maximus Maximillian. They reside in Stone Mountain.

Chris can be reached via email or (404) 264-7955.