Officers & Directors

Officers & Directors

Executive Management

G. Robert Aston Jr.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TowneBank since the Bank's inception in April 1999; President and Chief Executive Officer of BB&T-Virginia, from January 1995 until June 1998.
Jacqueline B. Amato
Chairman and CEO, TowneBank Mortgage
Chairman and CEO of TowneBank Mortgage, a division of the Bank, since October 2000; President, Hampton Roads Funding Corp.(mortgage company), Virginia Beach, Virginia from January 1988 until September 2000.
Anne C. H. Conner
President of Public Finance and Community Investment Officer
President of Public Finance and Community Investment Officer since May 2013; President, TowneBank of Williamsburg from February 2005 to May 2013; Chief Executive Officer of Christopher Newport University Foundations from September 2004 to February 2005; Senior Vice President of Bank of America from July 1986 to August 2004.
E. Neal Crawford Jr.
President, Towne Financial Services
J. Morgan Davis
President and Chief Banking Officer
President and Chief Banking Officer of TowneBank, President and Chief Executive Officer of Towne Financial Services from February 2005 to July 2011; President, TowneBank of Virginia Beach from May 1999 to February 2005; President, Cenit Bank of Virginia Beach from August 1985 to April 1998.
W. Jeffrey Dyckman
President, Towne Business Strategy Group
W. Jeffrey Dyckman is the President of Towne Business Strategy Group where he is responsible for partnering with Towne lenders and calling officers to share the Towne story with area businesses and professionals. Dyckman is also involved in the creation of new retail and business strategies to solidify TowneBank's presence in Hampton Roads. Prior to joining TowneBank, Dyckman served as Regional President for the Eastern Region of Wachovia Bank. He is a lifelong Virginia Beach resident and attended Old Dominion University. In addition he is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma's Graduate School of Commercial Lending. Dyckman currently serves on the board of the Tidewater Community College Education Foundation, and throughout his career, has served in numerous leadership and volunteer capacities, including the Hampton Roads Partnership, Greater Norfolk Corporation, Diabetes Institute Foundation, Virginia Beach Vision and the Tidewater Scholarship Foundation.
William I. Foster III
President, TowneBank of Virginia Beach
President of TowneBank of Virginia Beach, President of TowneBank of Norfolk from October 2004- July 2011.
Dawn S. Glynn
President, TowneBank of Chesapeake/Portsmouth/Suffolk
President, TowneBank of Chesapeake/Portsmouth/Suffolk region since January 2014; President, TowneBank of Chesapeake & Chairman, Private Banking July 2010-December 2013; Executive Vice President, Director of Private Banking January 2005 - June 2010, Founding officer – Senior Vice President / Private Banking Officer since TowneBank's inception in September 1998. BB&T, Vice President 1995-1998
Herbert R. Hamlet
President, Asset Protection Group
President, Asset Protection Group since July 2010; President, TowneBank of Chesapeake January 2010 - June 2010; Executive Vice President and Senior Loan Officer for TowneBank, Chesapeake from March 1999 to December 2009. Senior Vice President and Corporate Banker for BB&T from May 1994 to March 1999. 23 years with Dominion Bank and First Union National Bank in various management positions.
Thomas L. Hasty III
Senior Executive Vice President of Risk Management
Thomas Hasty has been with TowneBank since 1999 and was promoted to Senior Executive Vice President of Risk Management in January 2013. Previously, he was Senior Vice President and Regional Corporate Banker with BB&T of Virginia from 1998 to 1999, Senior Credit Officer at BB&T of Virginia from 1995 to 1998, Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer at Commerce Bank from 1987 to 1995, Supervisory Examiner and has held other Examination roles with the FDIC from 1976 to 1987.
Keith D. Horton
SEVP and Chief Administrative Officer
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer since January 2005; Executive Vice President of Operations from 1999 to January 2005.
William B. "Bill' Littreal
SEVP, Chief Strategy & Investor Relations
William B. Littreal is the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy & Investor Relations Officer at TowneBank and has been a member of the executive team since 2011. Prior to joining TowneBank as Director of Finance in 2008, Mr. Littreal served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of FNB Corporation, the parent company of First National Bank in Christiansburg, Virginia. Previously, he served as Chief Financial Officer of TransCommunity Financial Corp. since February 2006 to January 2007; Senior Vice President and Controller of TransCommunity from May 2005 to February 2006; Information Systems Manager-Finance Department for the City of Richmond, Virginia from October 2004 to April 2005; President, Capital Resource Group, Inc. from June 2004 to October 2004; Senior Vice President-Operations and Technology, Citizens and Farmers Bank, West Point, Virginia from April 2000 to June 2004. Mr. Littreal is a graduate of Christopher Newport University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and has received a Masters of Science in Management of Information Technology from the University of Virginia. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
John P. Matson
President, TowneBank of Norfolk
President of TowneBank of Norfolk, Senior Executive Vice President of TowneBank Corporate Banking January 2008-July 2011, Commercial Banking Director, Wachovia Bank, 2001-2007; Area President, First Union National Bank 1997-2001; Regional Executive, Signet Bank 1994-1997.
Clyde E. McFarland Jr.
SEVP and Chief Financial Officer
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since January 2005; Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1999 to January 2005.
William T. Morrison
CEO, TowneBank Mortgage
U. Starr Oliver
SEVP and Chief Marketing and Human Resources Officer
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Human Resources Officer since May 2011; Executive Vice President of Marketing and Retail Banking from 1999 to May 2011.
Philip M. Rudisill
SEVP and Chief Credit Officer
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer for TowneBank, Senior Executive Vice President for TowneBank Loan Administration from March 2006 to July 2011. 21 years of banking experience. Most recently, served as Senior Lender and Portsmouth City Executive for BB&T from 1999-2006.
Thomas V. Rueger
Senior Executive Vice President
Thomas Rueger joined TowneBank in 2013 and works to develop future strategies for the growth of the Towne family of companies. Rueger has 44 years of community banking experience and most recently served as President and CEO of SunTrust, Hampton Roads.
Brad E. Schwartz
Chief Operating Officer
Brian K. Skinner
President, TowneBank of Peninsula and Williamsburg
President, TowneBank Peninsula and Williamsburg; Business Banking Director at Wachovia Bank 2005 to 2008, Business Banking Team Leader, Senior Vice President from 2005 - 1998.
H. Taylor Sugg
President, TowneBank of Currituck – Outer Banks
President, TowneBank of Currituck, Outer Banks since January 2011; Senior Vice President and Dare County Market President, Wachovia from 2000-2010; Vice President and Commercial banker, Wachovia from 1996-2000.

Hampton Roads Board of Directors

Jacqueline B. Amato
Chairman and CEO of TowneBank Mortgage, a division of the Bank, since October 2000; President, Hampton Roads Funding Corp.(mortgage company), Virginia Beach, Virginia from January 1988 until September 2000.
G. Robert Aston Jr.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TowneBank since the Bank's inception in April 1999; President and Chief Executive Officer of BB&T-Virginia, from January 1995 until June 1998.
Edward Lee Baynor
President of LNJG Corporation (land developer); President of Lee Baynor, Inc. (real estate developer and home building company), Chesapeake, Virginia; President, Baynor Furniture, Inc., Chesapeake, Virginia
Jeffrey F. Benson
Partner, Overton Family Partnership, L.P.
Richard S. Bray
Judge Bray currently serves as a director on the Company’s Chesapeake and Towne Financial Services TowneBanking Groups.
Thomas C. Broyles
Vice Chairman
Vice Chairman of the Board of TowneBank; Attorney, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C. (ret)
Bradford L. Cherry
President, Cherry Carpet, Inc. and Cherry Properties, Portsmouth, Virginia.
*William A. Copeland Jr.
Director Emeritus; Vice Chairman, TowneBank of Chesapeake; President, TowneBank of Chesapeake from April 1999 to December 2009; City Executive Officer of BB&T-Virginia, BB&T Corporation's Virginia subsidiary bank, from January 1995 to October 1998.
E. Neal Crawford Jr.
President Towne Financial Services
J. Morgan Davis
President and Chief Banking Officer of TowneBank, President and Chief Executive Officer of Towne Financial Services from February 2005 to July 2011; President, TowneBank of Virginia Beach from May 1999 to February 2005; President, Cenit Bank of Virginia Beach from August 1985 to April 1998.
Douglas D. Ellis
Chairman of TowneBank's Virginia Beach Board, Chairman of Ellis-Gibson Development Group in Virginia Beach
John W. Failes
Vice Chairman
Vice Chairman of the Board of TowneBank; Chairman of the Board of Towne Insurance Agency, Inc.; Certified Public Accountant; Partner (Retired) of the accounting firm of Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, LLP, Virginia Beach, Virginia from September 2000 to December 2001; Chief Executive Officer (Retired) of the accounting firm of Failes & Associates, P. C., Virginia Beach, Virginia from October 1983 to August 2000.
Paul J. Farrell
President, Rosewell Corporation and Rosewell Homes, Inc. (real estate development and home building), Chesapeake, Virginia.
*Sandra W. Ferebee
Director Emeritus; Chairman Emeritus, Prudential Towne Realty
Andrew S. Fine
President of Runnymede Corporation (real estate development), Virginia Beach, Virginia; Of counsel of the law firm of Fine, Fine, Legum & McCracken, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
William I. Foster III
President of TowneBank of Virginia Beach, President of TowneBank of Norfolk from October 2004- July 2011.
Gordon Lewellyn Gentry Jr.
Chairman of TowneBank of the Peninsula Board of Directors; Chairman of Harbor Bank from July 1996 to March 2004; Chief Executive Officer of Harbor Bank from July 1996 to July 2003; and President of Harbor Bank from July 1996 to March 2001.
*William T. Hodsden
Director Emeritus; Executive Vice President of TowneBank since the Bank’s inception in April 1999; Executive Vice President and Regional Retail Banking Manager of BB&T - Virginia from January 1995 to April 1998.
John R. Lawson II
President and Chief Executive Officer of W. M. Jordan Company, Inc. (general construction contractor), Newport News, Virginia.
Harry T. Lester
President of Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk
William Ashton Lewis
President of Lewis Gibbs Corporation (holding company for First Team Auto, an automobile dealership).
Stephanie J. Marioneaux
Stephanie Marioneaux, M.D., P.C. (eye physician) in Chesapeake
Juan M. Montero II
General and Thoracic Surgeon, Greenbrier Surgical Associates, P. C., Chesapeake, Virginia.
R. Scott Morgan
President and Senior Loan Officer of TowneBank from April 1999 to July 2011; Executive Vice President and Corporate Banking Manager of BB&T-Virginia from January 1995 to June 1998.
William T. Morrison
CEO, TowneBank Mortgage
Honorable Thomas K. Norment Jr.
Chairman of TowneBank's Williamsburg board, Virginia State Senator, Attorney with Kaufman Canoles, P.C., in Williamsburg
Robert M. Oman
Mortician, Oman Funeral Home
R. V. Owens III
President and CEO of R.V. Owens Enterprises LLC.
Elizabeth T. Patterson
Business Owner and Financial Advisor, Waypoint Advisors
Elizabeth W. Robertson
Chief Financial Officer for Monument Restaurants, LLC in Richmond, VA
*P. Ward Robinett Jr
President, TowneBank of Portsmouth since April 1999; City Executive Officer, BB&T-Virginia from January 1995 to February 1999.
Dwight C. Schaubach
Chief Operating Officer and Owner, Schaubach Companies of Virginia, Inc.
Brad E. Schwartz
SEVP & Chief Operating Officer
Richard B. Thurmond
President, William E. Wood and Associates (realty company), Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Richard T. Wheeler Jr.
Alan S. Witt
Certified Public Accountant; Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner of Witt Mares, PLC (accounting firm), Newport News, Virginia
F. Lewis Wood
President of Hampton Chevrolet-Mazda, Hampton, Virginia.
*Emeritus