Officers

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.  Read Complete Biography »

William J. Pasenelli

President
William J. Pasenelli is President of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. Prior to joining Community Bank in 2000, Mr. Pasenelli served as the Chief Financial Officer of Acacia Federal Savings Bank, Annandale, Virginia since 1987.  Read Complete Biography »

James M. Burke

Chief Risk Officer
James M. Burke is Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. Mr. Burke joined the bank in December 2005. Prior to joining Community Bank, Mr. Burke served as the Executive Vice President and Senior Loan Officer at Mercantile Southern Maryland Bank in Leonardtown, MD. In his current capacity, Mr. Burke is responsible for efficient and effective governance of significant risks and related opportunities, balancing the risk and reward of those opportunities with the Bank's strategic objectives and goals. Mr. Burke is also responsible for coordinating the organization's Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) approach.  Read Complete Biography »

Gregory C. Cockerham

Chief Lending Officer
Gregory C. Cockerham is Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. Prior to joining Community Bank in 1988, he worked for Maryland National Bank. Mr. Cockerham has over 30 years of banking experience, primarily concentrated in commercial lending.  Read Complete Biography »

James F. Di Misa

Chief Operating Officer
James F. Di Misa is Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of Community Bank of the Chesapeake. Mr. Di Misa joined Community Bank in 2005 as Senior Vice President in charge of operations. Prior to joining Community Bank, Mr. Di Misa served as Executive Vice President for Mercantile Southern Maryland Bank in a similar capacity. Mr. Di Misa has over 30 years of banking experience.  Read Complete Biography »

Todd L. Capitani

Chief Financial Officer
Todd L. Capitani is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Community Bank of the Chesapeake. Mr. Capitani joined the bank in 2009 as Vice President, Senior Financial Officer. Prior to joining Community Bank, he served as Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting and as Chief Financial Officer at Ruesch International, Inc. Mr. Capitani has over 20 years of experience in government contract accounting, controllership, corporate finance, business operations and external audit.  Read Complete Biography »