Michael L. Middleton

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Michael L. Middleton is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Community Financial Corporation and its banking subsidiary, Community Bank of the Chesapeake, Waldorf, Maryland. Mr. Middleton joined the Bank in 1973 and was promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer in 1979. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Middleton was employed by KMPG-Peat Marwick, Baltimore, Maryland.

Education and Professional Accreditations

Mr. Middleton graduated from Bellarmine University, Louisville, Kentucky with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting. He earned his Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.

His professional accreditation includes a Certificate of Public Accounting and the Program for Negotiation for Senior Executives at Harvard University.

Professional Memberships

Mr. Middleton is a Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Maryland Bankers Association. Mr. Middleton is the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta and was a Director of the Council of the Federal Home Loan Banks. He is a former director of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Baltimore Branch and a member of the Federal Reserve Board's Community Depository Institutions Advisory Committee.

Community Involvement

Mr. Middleton gives generously of his time. He is a director on several boards, philanthropic foundations and a historical preservation foundation.