Audit Committee Member and Financial Expert/Compensation Committee Member
Chair & Chief Executive Officer - Seacoast National Bank & Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida, Stuart, Florida
Mr. Hudson was appointed to serve as the Executive Chairman of the Board of Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (“Seacoast Bank”) and Seacoast National Bank (“Seacoast National”) effective January 1, 2021 and previously served as Chairman of the Board since 2005. Mr. Hudson served as Chief Executive Officer of Seacoast Bank (1998-2020) and Seacoast National (1992-2020) until December 31, 2020. He is the former President and Chief Operating Officer of these entities and has held various managerial positions. Mr. Hudson served as a Director and member of the Audit Committee of FPU prior to its acquisition by Chesapeake Utilities. He is an independent Trustee, member of the Audit Committee, and Chair of the Nominating Committee of Penn Capital Funds. He serves on the Boards of the Community Foundation of Palm Beach and Martin Counties, and Visiting Nurses Association of Florida. Mr. Hudson previously served on the Boards of Martin Health System, Helping People Succeed, and the United Way of Martin County, as well as serving as Chair of the Economic Council of Martin County and a member of the Miami Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.