Burke named president at Community Bank
Community Bank of the Chesapeake, headquartered in Waldorf, announced the appointment of James M. Burke as president and chief risk officer.
Burke most recently served as executive vice president and chief risk officer of the bank. As president, he will assume leadership for accelerating business development, brand visibility and delivering targeted growth, while continuing to focus on the risk environment, according to a press release.
“Jimmy has been an integral part of our management team since joining the bank in 2005” CEO William Pasenelli said in the release. “It has been an honor to work with him. His expansive knowledge and understanding of the local banking industry, finance and corporate management will lead the Bank into the future.”
Burke has over 20 years of experience in banking and prior to joining Community Bank he served as the executive vice president at Mercantile Southern Maryland Bank in Leonardtown.
Headquartered in Waldorf, Community Bank of the Chesapeake is a full-service commercial bank.