CEO, Director of Company & Bank
Mr. Brad E. Schwartz CPA serves as the Chief Executive Officer Director of Monarch Financial Holdings Inc. and Chief Executive Officer Director of Monarch Bank a subsidiary of the Company. served as a director since he joined Monarch Bank in May 2004 and as a director of the Company since its formation in 2005. He was named Chief Executive Officer of the Monarch Bank in 2009 and Chief Executive Officer of the Company in 2010 having previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating and Financial Officer and Corporationrationrate Secretary. He is a resident of Virginia Beach Virginia. Mr. Schwartz has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Longwood University a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Richmonds Robins School of Business and is a graduate of the American Bankers Associations Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Georgetown University. Mr. Schwartz is also a certified public accountant. He has approximately 30 years of banking experience and has held past positions at other community banks as Chief Executive Officer Chief Operating Officer Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer
Age: 51 CEO Since 2010Schwartz also served as a safety and soundness examiner for the Virginia State Corporationrationrationration Commission?s Bureau of Financial Institutions, the primary regulator of Virginiachartered financial institutions. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the Virginia Bankers Association, and the Board of Visitors for Longwood University.