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Richard Andrews

Barnett Bank
Retired President

Richard Andrews is presently the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for Gateway Bank of Central Florida. He has been a resident of Marion County for over 40 years. For 39 of those years he worked for Barnett Bank where he retired as the President, Chairman and CEO. As President and CEO, the bank grew to over $650 million in total assets with 13 branches. Mr. Andrews has also sat on the advisory boards for Florida Bank and Mercantile Bank in Marion County. Mr. Andrews is active in the community and has served on the boards of the Chamber of Commerce, IDC, local Florida Bankers Association, Rotary, United Way, Take Stock In Children. He has also served as Deacon of the First Presbyterian Church and on the Finance Committee. He is a proud graduate of Florida State University.