Senior Vice President & Commercial Banking Officer, Chain Bridge Bank, N.A.
As Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Officer, Mr. Richardson leads the commercial banking team for Chain Bridge Bank, N.A. With 18 years of experience in business development, including the last 14 in financial services, Mr. Richardson brings a diverse background of industry knowledge and client relationship management. Looking for a challenge and working to find creative solutions for clients have been key drivers in Richardson’s career. He entered the financial sector in retail banking as a securities licensed relationship manager with Bank One (now Chase) in Lexington, KY. He went on to work as a branch manager, commercial relationship manager and investment advisor with Fifth Third Bank in Louisville, KY. In 2007, he moved full-time into the wealth management arena, opening a new office practice as a Financial Advisor with Edward Jones Investments. Richardson moved to the Washington, D.C. area in 2011 and joined Chain Bridge Bank. An active member of his community, Richardson currently serves on the Board Regents for the Leadership Center of Excellence and on the Parish Council for Church of the Ascension. In 2014, he was recognized as one of the inaugural Top 40 Under 40 in Arlington. Originally from Vicksburg, MS, he holds a BA in Political Science and Master’s of Public Policy & Administration from Mississippi State University. Richardson and his wife live in the Fort Hunt community of Alexandria.