Christopher C. Arabia joined Commerce Bank (TD Bank’s predecessor) in 1998 as a credit analyst. Over his 20-year career, Chris has held several positions in the commercial side of the Bank. In 2006, he was promoted to regional vice president, and he helped expand the bank’s operations in the Northern Virginia region. Since that time, the bank has expanded from 4 locations to 56 in his region. After the purchase Commerce Bank by Toronto Dominion Bank in 2009, Chris was promoted to senior vice president with responsibility for community banking operations in Northern Virginia and Washington, DC.
Chris earned his bachelor’s in Economics from Moravian College and a master’s in business administration from LaSalle University. In 2013, Chris graduated from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking. He joined Byte Back’s Board in 2019, following a $1 million CAD grant from TD to the organization to expand into Baltimore. He is motivated by how Byte Back provides tools for students to improve so many aspects of their lives, and he’s proud to assist in Byte Back’s mission.