Stephanie B. Tillman is chief legal counsel of Flowers Foods, Inc. and is responsible for the company’s legal, corporate governance, compliance, and governmental affairs.
Ms. Tillman joined Flowers in 1995 as a corporate attorney and was promoted in 1998 to associate general counsel, handling the legal needs of the company’s baked foods division and its subsidiary companies. In 2003, she advanced to vice president and associate general counsel of Flowers Foods and was promoted to vice president of compliance and assistant general counsel in 2010. Immediately prior to assuming her current role at the start of 2020, Ms. Tillman served as vice president, chief compliance officer and deputy general counsel.
Ms. Tillman is chairman of the board of TC Federal Bank, a community bank headquartered in Thomasville with a loan operations office in Savannah and branch operations in Tallahassee, Florida.
A member of the Georgia Bar Association, Ms. Tillman earned her juris doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1995 and an MBA from Thomas University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Georgia.