BERLIN, MD (March 12, 2019) – Raymond M. Thompson, President and CEO of Taylor Bank has announced that Atif Gaddis, BSA Officer, has been invited to serve on the American Bankers Association’s newly formed Emerging Leaders Council. Mr. Gaddis was nominated by the Maryland Bankers Association to serve on this ABA Council, which will have a banker representative from each state. As a member of this ABA Council, Mr. Gaddis will have the opportunity to lend his expertise to continue build upon and expand the ABA’s efforts to better engage and connect emerging bank leaders at a national level, and to help develop the tools, resources, and opportunities that will help its members succeed.
“We are proud and honored that the Maryland Bankers Association proffered Atif to the American Bankers Association as the Maryland nominee for the Emerging Leaders Council, and we couldn’t agree more as to his qualifications. Atif’s nomination is an affirmation of Taylor Bank’s mission to get our next generation of bankers engaged in our state and national trade associations, and the advocacy efforts that are so important to all of us,” stated President Thompson.