Our Team

Delta Community’s Commercial Lenders align themselves with their business members as trusted professional advisors. They take the time to learn about your business and build lasting relationships. Their hands-on approach, coupled with their unparalleled expertise across our portfolio of Commercial Banking products and services, allows them to customize solutions to fit your unique situation. Take a moment to get to know our team and learn why working with Delta Community is different than working with a bank.

One of our dedicated Commercial Bankers will discuss your business needs and recommend the most beneficial products and services for you. Call 404-677-4289 or email us at Commercial.Banking@DeltaCommunityCU.com.

Eric Latimer

Eric Latimer

Managing Director, Commercial Lending

Eric is a 17-year veteran of Commercial and Industrial Lending with extensive experience in portfolio management, business development and credit underwriting. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from the University of Georgia and is a winner of the Cobb Chamber Lifetime Achievement Award. Eric actively participates in various organizations including the Brookhaven Rotary, the Honorary Commanders Association, the Atlanta Economics Club, and the Cobb Chamber of Commerce.

Rick Ellis

Rick Ellis

Director, Commercial Lending

Rick has more than 30 years of diverse experience in the financial services industry, mainly in the management of large loan portfolios for various commercial banks. His broad background in Commercial Lending, Commercial Real Estate Lending and Construction Lending allows him to take a consultative role with his business members for a wide variety of loan needs. Rick holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Quinnipiac University and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of South Florida.

Joe Leckemby

Joe Leckemby

Senior Commercial Lender

Joe has been a Commercial Banker in Atlanta for 20 years and has significant experience in all aspects of Commercial Banking. He maintains a range of clients that include manufacturers, distributors, professional services and real estate investors. With a goal of earning the role of a trusted advisor to each of his business members, he seeks to gain understanding and knowledge of each business he works with. Joe holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Economics and Finance from Ohio State University.

Ben Walker

Ben Walker

Senior Commercial Lender

Ben has more than 25 years of diverse experience in the financial services industry, including the management of complex real estate and commercial loan transactions. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Auburn University and is a graduate of the University of Georgia Banking School. Walker is active in Cobb County civic and professional organizations, including the Marietta Kiwanis Club, the Cobb Chamber and Leadership Cobb.