Who We Are

The Banyan Group consists of leaders from the private sector, the financial and investment sectors, and international development/not-for-profit sector.

Our expertise covers a variety of strategic interests including education, healthcare, agriculture development, water purification, housing, church growth, and economic development in Ecuador, Jordan, Africa, Iraq, Bangladesh, Mexico, Spain, Argentina, Sudan, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Uganda, Djibouti, Cambodia, Laos, Philippines, Costa Rica.

Banyan staff representatives have over 40 years of collective experience in Community and Economic development, healthcare, water purification, school construction and education, and agriculture development in over 19 countries. By partnering with community leaders we ascertain first hand insight on their community’s needs and work with those leaders to provide sustainable aid to underserved communities domestically and abroad.


Board Members

Dr. Craig Strickland – Co-Founder, President of the Banyan Group
B. Scot Lenoir – Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Evolve Bancorp
William H. Posey, III – Board Member
Tucker Strickland – Director of International Development
Taylor Strickland – Director of Operations