Stewart Baker, Managing Director, Banking, FLCBank
In Mr. Baker's role as Managing Director, he oversees the Retail, Specialty, and Payment Solutions banking businesses. In addition to these responsibilities, in 2018 he formed the bank’s Hemp and CBD banking division. For several years Mr. Baker has been at the forefront of Florida’s agricultural hemp movement. In November of 2019, Baker was appointed to the Board of Directors for the Hemp Industries Association of Florida (HAIF). Mr. Baker continues to advocate for Florida’s hemp industry and works diligently with state and national leaders in order to provide safe, compliant banking services to licensed hemp and CBD related business. Mr. Baker brings over 40 years of Florida-based banking experience to the organization. Prior to joining Florida Capital Bank in 2011, he has held various senior level positions in banking including President and CEO of Bank of North Florida.