Governance at a Glance
Ronald L. Tillett
Ronald L. Tillett, Managing Director and Head, Mid-Atlantic Public Finance at Raymond James & Associates, Inc. since 2001; State Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Virginia from 1991 to 1996; Secretary of Finance of the Commonwealth of Virginia from 1996 to 2001; member of the Christopher Newport University Foundation since 2016; member of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Revenue Estimates since 2018; member of the Commonwealth Debt Capacity Advisory Committee since 2010; member of the Board of Trustees of National Institute of Public Finance, Pepperdine University since 2014; holds FINRA Series 7, 50, 52, 53, 54, 63, 79, 99 securities licenses and the SEC Securities Industry Examination; received his B.S. degree from VCU. Mr. Tillett joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2003.
Patrick J. McCann
Patrick J. McCann, retired; former Chief Financial Officer of University of Virginia Foundation from 2009 to 2020; Senior Finance Executive for Bank of America-Florida Division from 1998 to 2000; Corporate Director of Finance from 1996 to 1998 and Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer from 1992 to 1996 of Barnett Banks, Inc.; qualifies as an audit committee financial expert under SEC regulations; received his B.S. degree in accounting from Florida State University. Mr. McCann joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2004.
John C. Asbury
John C. Asbury, Chief Executive Officer (sometimes referred to as “CEO”) of the Company since January 2017 and President since October 2016; Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Union Bank, the Company’s wholly owned bank subsidiary, since October 2016 and President of the Bank from October 2016 until September 2017 and May to September 2018; President and Chief Executive Officer of First National Bank of Santa Fe from February 2015 until August 2016; Senior Executive Vice President and Head of the Business Services Group at Regions Bank from May 2010 until July 2014, after joining Regions Bank in March 2008 as Business Banking Division Executive; Senior Vice President at Bank of America in a variety of roles; received his B.S. degree in Business from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (“Virginia Tech”)and his M.B.A. from The College of William & Mary. Mr. Asbury joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2016.
Patrick E. Corbin
Patrick E. Corbin, Managing Shareholder of Corbin & Company, P.C. since 1983 and CPA since 1979; a member of professional organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants; director and past chairman of the Chesapeake Alliance; designated as “Super CPA” by Virginia Business magazine in the fields of litigation support and business valuation for the years 2002- 2012; served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Xenith Bankshares, Inc. (“Xenith”) and was a director of Xenith from 2009 until the the Company’s acquisition of Xenith in 2018 (the “Xenith Merger”); qualifies as an audit committee financial expert under SEC regulations; received his B.S. degree in Accounting from Virginia Tech. Mr. Corbin was appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in January 2018 in connection with the Xenith Merger.
Thomas P. Rohman
Thomas P. Rohman, Partner at McGuireWoods, LLP, a global law firm headquartered in Richmond, Virginia where he has practiced law since 1983; Chairman of the board of directors of Carpenter Co., an international producer of comfort cushioning products; also currently serves on the board of directors of Estes Express Lines, a national Less Than Truckload (LTL) freight shipping company, Lansing Building Products, Inc., a national supplier of exterior building products, and Ukrop’s Threads, a custom apparel and uniform manufacturer; Vice-Chairman of the board of directors of Feed More, Inc., a hunger relief organization operating the central Virginia food bank, Meals on Wheels, and Community Kitchen; received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame, his law degree from Michigan State University College of Law, and his LL.M. from New York University School of Law. Mr. Rohman is also a certified public accountant. Mr. Rohman joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2013.
Thomas G. Snead Jr.
Thomas G. Snead, Jr., retired; formerly President and Chief Executive Officer of Wellpoint Inc., Southeast Region, a managed care and health insurance company from December 2004 through January 2006; President of Anthem Southeast, a subsidiary of Anthem, Inc. from July 2002 to December 2004; Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Trigon Healthcare, Inc. (“Trigon”), a managed healthcare company from April 2000 through July 2002; served in other various positions for Trigon, including President and Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and as a director of Trigon; served on the board of directors of LandAmerica Financial Group Inc. and its executive, executive compensation, corporate governance and audit committees, the last of which he served as chairman; currently serves on the boards of directors of Tredegar Corporation, where he serves on the audit committee as chairman, and CSA Medical, Inc., a privately-held medical device company, community organization, the Virginia Commonwealth University (“VCU”) School of Business Foundation; served as a director of Xenith from July 2016 until the Xenith Merger; served as the Chairman of the Board of Xenith prior to its merger with Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (“Legacy Xenith”) and had served as a director of Legacy Xenith since May 1, 2013; received his B.S. degree in Accounting from VCU. Mr. Snead was appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in January 2018 in connection with the Xenith Merger.
Keith L. Wampler
Keith L. Wampler, Partner at PBMares, LLP, a regional certified public accounting firm with twelve offices in Virginia, Maryland and North Carolina; Chairman of the firm’s Board of Directors since 2013; former managing partner of predecessor firm 2001 — 2012; advisory member of the Board of Directors of Hilldrup, a private company; founding board member of the Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region; former member of the Board of Directors of StellarOne Bank; received his B.S. degree from Bridgewater College. Mr. Wampler joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2014.
F. Blair Wimbush
F. Blair Wimbush, retired; former Chief Real Estate and Corporate Sustainability Officer of Norfolk Southern from November 2007 to May 2015; Vice President-Real Estate from 2004 to 2007 and Senior General Counsel, General Counsel- Operations and various legal positions from 1980 to 2004 of Norfolk Southern; Chairman of the Board at the University of Virginia Law School Foundation, Commissioner and Vice Chairman of the Virginia Port Authority and member of the Board of the Virginia Environmental Endowment; received a B.A. in political science from the University of Rochester, and a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law; attended the Norfolk Southern Management Development program, Duke University Fuqua School of Business and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School. Mr. Wimbush joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2018.
Linda V. Schreiner
Linda V. Schreiner, Senior Vice President of Markel Corporation, a financial holding company with specialty insurance and reinsurance and ventures businesses since 2016; Senior Vice President of MeadWestvaco, a global packaging company, from 2000 to 2016; member of the Darden School of Business Corporate Advisory Board at the University of Virginia from 2014 to 2017; Chair of the Board of Directors of Virginia War Memorial Foundation since January 2020 and member of that Board since 2009; past President of ChildSavers Board of Directors from 2014 to 2016 and member of that Board since 2008; member of the Executive Committee of Venture Richmond from 2006 to 2014; Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for the VCU Rice Center until 2012 and member of that Board from 2008 to 2016; Senior Manager, Strategy Consulting of Arthur D. Little, Inc. from 1997 to 1999; Vice President of Signet Banking Corporation from 1988 to 1997; received her B.A. degree from the University of Georgia and Masters of Ed cation from the University of Vermont. Ms. Schreiner joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2012.
Frank Russell Ellett
Frank Russell Ellett, President of Excel Truck Group or a predecessor company, a dealer and distributor for Freightliner and Mack trucks and Wabash National trailers with offices in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina since 2002; Norfolk Southern Corporation (“Norfolk Southern”) in a variety of roles from 1993 to 1997; Supply Corps officer in the United States Navy from 1989 to 1991; past Chairman of the Business Council of the Roanoke/Blacksburg Region; board member of the Virginia and South Carolina Trucking Associations; member of the Virginia Western Community College Foundation Board and the North Cross School Board of Trustees; received his B.A. in English from the University of Virginia and his M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. Mr. Ellett joined the Company’s Board of Directors in 2019.
Delorier is currently on the boards of NYMBUS and Coastal Community Bank, based in Everett, Washington. Most recently, she was Chief Strategy and Digital Transformation Officer at Umpqua Bank. Prior to her role at Umpqua, she held roles of increasing responsibility at SunTrust Bank, including leading SunTrust’s Retail Banking Channels and serving as Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to SunTrust, Delorier worked at PNC Bank and Bain & Company consulting.
Heather Cox, was most recently Chief Digital Health and Analytics Officer at Humana. Prior to her role at Humana, she was chief technology and digital officer at USAA. Prior to USAA, she was the CEO of Citi FinTech and Chief Client Experience, Digital and Marketing Officer of Citi Global Consumer Bank. Prior to Citi, she was Executive Vice President, Card operations leading digital strategy and customer experience for Capital One and Senior Vice President leading North American operations for E*TRADE Financial. Cox was named the No. 3 Woman to Watch in banking in 2017 by American Banker and was also named to their Women to Watch list in 2011, 2013 and 2016. American Banker also named her Digital Banker of the Year in 2015. In 2015, Bank Innovation named her one of the 10 Most Innovative CEOs in Banking. Cox is on the board of NRG Energy and also previously served on the board of directors for LIFT, whose nonprofit mission is to permanently lift people out of poverty. Cox received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science at the University of Illinois at Urbanna-Champaign.