Relationship Managers

J. Hamilton Hilsman, IV

Director, Private Family Office

J. Hamilton Hilsman, IV

Hamilton joined Family Asset Management in 2004 after working three years with portfolios of high net worth clients, handling investment, banking, estate planning and financial planning. He worked eight years prior in a commercial lending capacity. Hamilton earned his BA in History as well as his MBA from the University of Georgia.


Albert H. Mullin

Senior Family Office Advisor

Albert H. Mullin

Bert joined Family Asset Management in 2005, after more than ten years of experience with high net worth clients through personal trust services and two years in private practice with a local law firm. Bert earned his BA in History from the University of Georgia and then graduated from the Georgia State College of Law. He is a member of the Georgia and Alabama Bar Associations. He has obtained his Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA®) certification.


James K. Dickinson

Senior Family Office Advisor

James K. Dickinson

Jay joined Family Asset Management in 2003 after working for four years as a CPA preparing tax returns and advising high net worth clients on income tax, estate and retirement planning. Jay received a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Clemson University and then earned an MBA from the University of Georgia. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and has obtained his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification.


Brandon L. Fields

Senior Family Office Advisor

Brandon L. Fields

Brandon joined Family Asset Management in 2014 after spending nine years with Columbus Bank & Trust, most recently as Vice President and Relationship Manager in Private Wealth Management. Brandon earned his BBA from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business and an MBA from Columbus State University's D. Abbott Turner College of Business. Brandon has obtained his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) designations. He also maintains his Series 7 and Series 66 licenses.


George A. Kent

Senior Family Office Advisor

George A. Kent

George has been in the Trust business more than 24 years, handling trust administration and estate administration in addition to estate and tax planning. He joined Family Asset Management in 2001. George is a graduate of Davidson College and Vanderbilt Law School. He has also completed Southern and Cannon Trust Schools.


Henry “Hank” G. Moore IV

Client Service Associate

Hank Moore

Prior to joining Family Asset Management in 2017, Hank spent 5 years in sales and marketing including time with the Hershey Company. Most recently he served as Retail Marketing Manager for the Orvis Company. He holds a BSBA from the University of Richmond and an MBA with a concentration in Capital Markets and Investments from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


Jamie S. Nicholson

Senior Family Office Advisor

Jamie S. Nicholson

Jamie joined Family Asset Management in 2017 as a relationship manager lead. Prior to Synovus, she worked at Truxton Trust Company as a senior wealth advisor, monitoring the investment strategies; trusts and estates; and tax, estate, and retirement planning of her clients.

Before working for Truxton, Jamie was a client advisor with SunTrust Bank, and she also served as a trust officer and fiduciary officer during her time there. Having earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence from Vanderbilt Law School, Jamie is a licensed attorney and has a bachelor’s degree in Social Science from Cumberland University.

Jamie has a Certified Trust Financial Advisory designation, and she’s also a member of the American Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi, and the Estate Planning Council of Middle Tennessee. Additionally, she is the Chairman Elect of the Trust Committee for the Tennessee Bankers’ Association, Vice President of the Tennessee Angus Association, Beef Superintendent for the Tennessee State Fair, Treasurer of the Tennessee Beef Agribition, and the Treasurer of the All American Angus Futurity.


Robert L. Persons

Senior Family Office Advisor

Robert L. Persons

Robert joined Family Asset Management in 2007. Prior to working with Family Asset Management, he served as a financial consultant with Merrill Lynch in Atlanta, working with high net worth clients. Robert graduated from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business with a BBA in Finance. He is also a graduate from Cannon Trust School. Robert currently has obtained his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) certifications. He also maintains his Series 7 and Series 66 licenses.


Konda Pollard

Senior Relationship Manager

Konda Pollard

After spending more than 20 years in Private Wealth Management serving high net worth families in the metro Atlanta market, Konda joined FAM in January 2018 to help launch and lead the Atlanta office. Konda is the recipient of the Synovus Chairman’s Circle of Excellence James D. Yancey Customer Covenant Award and five time recipient of the Synovus Chairman’s Circle of Excellence Service Award. Konda is a graduate of Cannon Trust School and holds the Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA) designation. In addition, Konda maintains her Series 7 and Series 66 Licenses. Konda earned her MBA from the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University and her Bachelor of Science from Florida Southern College.


Jennifer G. Wellborn

Senior Family Office Advisor

Jennifer G. Wellborn

Jennifer joined the Family Asset Management in 2003 where she served as a financial and legal advisor for family office clients. In 2010 she joined the Foundations and Endowments group at Synovus Trust and served as the lead manager for non-profit clients. She returned to Family Asset Management in 2013 to serve as an advisor in the TB&C Family Office. Jennifer graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia and received a Juris Doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law. Prior to joining Synovus, she worked at Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker and Ford in Columbus and practiced in the areas of trusts and estates, corporate, and real estate law. Jennifer is a member of the Georgia Bar.

 

Family office services are provided through Family Asset Management, a division of Synovus Trust Company, N.A. Investment products and services provided by Synovus are offered through Synovus Securities, Inc ("SSI"), Synovus Trust Company, N.A. ("STC"), GLOBALT, a separately identifiable division of STC and Creative Financial Group, a division of SSI. Trust services for Synovus are provided by Synovus Trust Company, N.A. The registered broker-dealer offering brokerage products for Synovus is Synovus Securities, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC. Investment products and services are not FDIC insured, are not deposits of or other obligations of Synovus Bank, are not guaranteed by Synovus Bank and involve investment risk, including possible loss of principal amount invested.

Synovus Securities, Inc. is a subsidiary of Synovus Financial Corp and an affiliate of Synovus Bank and Synovus Trust. Synovus Trust Company, N.A. is a subsidiary of Synovus Bank.