David Brown

Bank of Central Florida

Company VP and Commercial Banker with Bank of Central Florida



Dave is a VP/Commercial Banker with Bank of Central Florida, a local community bank based in Lakeland. Bank of Central Florida specializes in helping owner-managed businesses achieve their financial goals here in Polk County.  Prior to moving to Lakeland about 4 years ago, Dave served as President and CEO of a community bank in Michigan and has been in banking for 34 years in a wide variety of positions.

Dave graduated from the University of Virginia in 1980 with a BA in Economics and History and earned his Master’s in Business from Central Michigan University in 1997.  He also pursued graduate studies in History and has taught at the Community College level courses in Business, Economics and American History.

Dave is particularly interested in helping entrepreneurs with preparing and analyzing financial statements, preparing business plans, and financial projections.