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Raymond "Sandy" McBride

McBride Land & Development Co.

Raymond E. "Sandy" McBride is the past Chairman of the Board of Gateway Bank of Central Florida. Mr. McBride has previous bank board experience having served on the Advisory Board of Florida Bank of Ocala from 2002 to 2003 and the Fiduciary Board of Florida Banks, Inc. from 2004 to 2005. Mr. McBride is currently President and owner of McBride Land & Development Company in Ocala, Florida and has developed over fifty residential and acreage tract subdivisions. Prior to his ownership of McBride Land & Development Company, he was Vice-President of Commercial Lending for Barnett Bank of Marion County serving in that capacity from 1982 to 1989. Mr. McBride is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in business administration and the National Commercial Lending Graduate School at the University of Oklahoma. Mr. McBride is also active in numerous local community organizations, such as Habitat for Humanity and United Way of Marion County. Additionally, on the Board of Trustees for First United Methodist Church of Ocala.