Chair, Chad Loar
Regional President, West and Central Florida
W. Chadwick Loar is the regional president of the West region, an area that encompasses Tallahassee south to Naples and Central Florida, for PNC Bank. He has priority market responsibility for the banks Corporate & Institutional, Wealth Management, Retail and Community Affairs.
Loar previously served as a senior client manager of Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Commercial Banking Group. He managed a portfolio of companies, with revenue in excess of $100 million, to deliver traditional banking, capital market and investment banking solutions.
Active in the community, Loar is past president of the board of directors for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation and former board member for Tampa YMCA. Currently he serves as Chairman for Tampa Bay Partnership, past Chairman and active board member for the St. Petersburg Economic Development Council, board member for Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, and board member for the Orlando Economic Partnership. Loar is also a member of Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), alumni for Florida Leadership Cornerstone Class of 2020, Leadership Tampa Class of 2013 and Tampa Connection Class of 2008. Loar is a member of YPO Florida Chapter.
Loar and his wife, Doneene, are raising two sons and live in Treasure Island, FL. He enjoys travel and boating with his family.
Loar earned a MBA from the University of Florida and B.S. in finance from Florida State University and holds a Series 79 and 63 license.