Executive Vice President and Head of Community Affairs, Regions Financial Corporation
Leroy Abrahams joined Regions in 2013 as Executive Vice President of Strategic and Corporate Planning. In June 2014, he was named Area President for the North CentralAlabama area. Most recently in 2018 he was named Executive Vice President of Community Affairs. Regions is a top U.S. bank holding company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with $126 billion in assets, operating 1,500 banking offices across the South, Midwest and Texas. Abrahams previously worked for SunTrust Bank as President and CEO of the company’s Hampton Roads region in Virginia. In addition, he held roles as the retail banking executive and central group retail line of business leader. Before joining SunTrust, Abrahams held the position of consumer banking manager in eastern Tennessee for Regions Bank. He graduated from Texas Christian University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a major in Finance. Throughout his career, Abrahams has been active in serving and supporting nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving the quality of life in various communities. Abrahams currently serves on the Operation HOPE Southeastern Board as well as the boards of REV Birmingham, the Woodlawn Foundation, the Birmingham Business Alliance, the AG Gaston Boys & Girls Clubs and The World Games 2021.