WADE BARNES

Meals on Wheels Board of Directors—Assistant Treasurer

Wade Barnes As Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking, Wade Barnes oversees 1st Mariner Bank's retail division and operations across the bank's 15 Baltimore-area locations and call contact center. Wade has been with the bank his entire career, having completed two internships at 1st Mariner while studying Business Management at Elon University. After earning his undergraduate degree, Wade returned to 1st Mariner, where he has held a variety of roles over the years, from consumer lending to marketing. With his diverse background within the bank, Wade has a deep understanding of 1st Mariner Bank's customers' needs and 1st Mariner's role in serving the Baltimore community.

Born and raised in Baltimore, Wade lives in Loch Raven Village, where he is an active member of his community association. Outside of the office, Wade also volunteers his time and expertise in Baltimore area schools, helping students gain financial literacy skills. He has been named one of The Daily Record's, 20 in Their Twenties, and honored with the Maryland Governor's Service Award. Wade also holds an MBA from Loyola University in Maryland.