James Aryee

Senior Vice President with First National Bank

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About the Speaker

Profession: Senior Vice President
Company: First National Bank

James Aryee is currently a Vice President with First National Bank. He is responsible for leading all Retail and Small Business operations in the Greater Washington Market. This currently includes Howard, Anne Arundel & Montgomery County Markets, with new expansions in the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia slated for Fall 2019. In his current role, James and his team provide comprehensive banking solutions to both small business owners & individual consumers that focus on identifying and meeting current and future anticipated financial needs.  He is an experienced banker with over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry. James started his career with Chevy Chase Bank (Now Capital One) and held several leadership positions in the Retail Bank in the Greater Washington Region. He joined Santander Bank in 2011 as a Senior District Executive in Central Pennsylvania, and managed a cross functional team of Retail Branch Managers, Small Business Specialists and Treasury Management professionals prior to joining First National Bank in 2014.  His passion is helping clients achieve their financial dreams by partnering with them and the providing tools and resources necessary to ensure success. James also partners with several regional organizations who advocate for Minority and Women Owned Small Businesses to facilitate access to capital, as well as fostering strategic partnerships that accelerate growth and profitability.  James is a graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and holds degrees in Business Administration (Marketing) and Hotel & Restaurant Management.


A little about First National bank.


First National Bank is a Regional Bank with a customer-centric approach to our clients. We are a $31 Billion full service Commercial Bank offering a comprehensive suite of Consumer and Business Banking Solutions. These include Deposits, Investments, Commercial Real Estate, Equipment Finance & Leasing, Retirement and Insurance products. We specialize in assisting businesses in increasing cash flow by accelerating receivables and increasing earnings on deposits, while also saving time & money by strategically leveraging Conventional and SBA Credit Facilities.


James Aryee
NMLS # 674198
First National Bank
10840 Little Patuxent Parkway, Ste 100

Columbia, MD 21044
(443) 873-3488
Cell Phone: 301- 310- 8924