Businessman G. Thomas “Tom” Frankland named to Baptist Medical Center Beaches Board of Directors
April 23, 2013 | Jacksonville, Florida
Baptist Medical Center Beaches has announced that G. Thomas “Tom” Frankland has been named to the Baptist Medical Center Beaches Board of Directors.
Frankland is President and CEO of Atlantic Coast Financial Corporation and Chairman, President and CEO of Atlantic Coast Bank. Frankland also serves on the executive committee of Springboard Capital, a Jacksonville-based venture capital fund focused on early-stage financing opportunities for emerging companies. Frankland has more than four decades of experience in business, banking and accounting.
Frankland and his wife Debbie are longtime supporters of the hospital and Tom was chairman of the Baptist Beaches Development Council from 2010-2013, helping raise more than $2.5 million for philanthropic projects that included the renovated entrance and lobby.
“Tom provided tremendous leadership on the Development Council and was an integral part of the philanthropic support we’ve expanded on in recent years,” Baptist Beaches President Joe Mitrick said. “With his vast business experience and passion for Baptist Beaches, Tom will be an excellent addition to our board and I look forward to continuing to work with him.”