Robert L. Reid
Retired Chief Executive Officer
CommunityOne Bancorp and CommunityOne Bank
Robert Reid has been a member of our Board of Directors since October 2016. Mr. Reid was appointed President and to the Board of Directors of CommunityOne Bancorp and CommunityOne Bank upon consummation of the CommunityOne's recapitalization on October 21, 2011, and was appointed Chief Executive Officer effective October 1, 2014. Prior to the recapitalization, Mr. Reid had been advising CommunityOne since October 2010. Mr. Reid spent 30 years with Wachovia Corporation and its predecessor, with extensive leadership roles in community banking, retail banking, corporate banking, commercial banking, business banking, real estate finance, capital management and wealth management. At the time of his retirement in June 2009, Mr. Reid was Executive Vice President/Managing Director: Real Estate Division for Wachovia Corporation. From 2003 to 2008, Mr. Reid was President of the Retirement and Investment Products Group at Wachovia. From December 2000 to April 2003 and from May 1996 to December 1997, Mr. Reid served as the CEO of First Union - Pennsylvania/Delaware, providing direct management and leadership for First Union's community and branch banking business in Pennsylvania and Delaware. From December 1997 to December 2000, Reid served as the CEO of First Union - Atlantic, overseeing First Union's community and branch banking business in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. Mr. Reid has held leadership positions in various community organizations, non-profits and university and community colleges.