0001497275-17-000087.txt : 20170814 0001497275-17-000087.hdr.sgml : 20170814 20170814165311 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001497275-17-000087 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 4 PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 2 CONFORMED PERIOD OF REPORT: 20170810 FILED AS OF DATE: 20170814 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20170814 REPORTING-OWNER: OWNER DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: Watkins Bradford L. CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001600341 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 4 SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 001-35139 FILM NUMBER: 171031172 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 3399 PEACHTREE ROAD NE STREET 2: SUITE 1900 CITY: ATLANTA STATE: GA ZIP: 30326 ISSUER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: STATE BANK FINANCIAL CORP CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001497275 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS [6022] IRS NUMBER: 271744232 STATE OF INCORPORATION: GA FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 3399 PEACHTREE ROAD, NE STREET 2: SUITE 1900 CITY: ATLANTA STATE: GA ZIP: 30326 BUSINESS PHONE: 478-796-6269 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 3399 PEACHTREE ROAD, NE STREET 2: SUITE 1900 CITY: ATLANTA STATE: GA ZIP: 30326 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: STATE BANK FINANCIAL Corp DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 20100722 4 1 wf-form4_150274397668513.xml FORM 4 X0306 4 2017-08-10 0 0001497275 STATE BANK FINANCIAL CORP STBZ 0001600341 Watkins Bradford L. 3399 PEACHTREE ROAD NE SUITE 1900 ATLANTA GA 30326 0 1 0 0 Dir. Commercial Finance Group COMMON STOCK 2017-08-10 4 S 0 100 26.9581 D 82790 D EXHIBIT LIST: EX-24 Watkins POA August 2017 /s/ State Bank Financial Corporation by POA By: Matthew Roux, Financial Reporting Manager 2017-08-14 EX-24 2 watkinspoaaugust2017.htm WATKINS POA AUGUST 2017
POWER OF ATTORNEY

    Know by all these present, that the undersigned, having a business address of 3399 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 1900, Atlanta, GA 30326, and a business telephone number of 404.475.6599, hereby constitutes and appoints Allie Nagy, Esq., and Kevin Fogle, Paralegal, as representatives of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP ("NMRS") and Matthew J. Roux, Financial Reporting Manager, and William D. Kain, Financial Reporting Analyst, of State Bank Financial Corporation, as the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact for the following purposes:

1) to execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's capacity as an officer and/or director of State Bank Financial Corporation (the "Company"), the SEC's Form ID to obtain Edgar filing codes in addition to Forms 3, 4, and 5 in accordance with Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder; and

2) to do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned that may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form ID, Forms 3, 4, or 5 and timely file such form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and any stock exchange or similar authority; and

3) to take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

   The undersigned hereby grants to such attorney-in-fact full power and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or such attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights and powers herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorney-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, is not assuming, nor is the company assuming or NMRS, any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

   This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4, and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the foregoing attorney-in-fact.

   IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be executed as of this day 14 of August 2017.

   _______________s/s Bradford L. Watkins_

   Name:    Bradford L. Watkins
   Title:    Managing Director of the Commercial Finance Group, Executive Vice President