First County Bank Welcomes New Chief Credit Officer

STAMFORD, Conn., December 15, 2020 – First County Bank is pleased to announce the head of the Bank’s Commercial Credit and Special Asset divisions – David Christiansen, Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer.

Christiansen’s position will report directly to Willard Miley, the President and Chief Operating Officer at First County Bank and will be a member of the Bank’s Senior Management team.  “David brings a wealth of knowledge in credit and underwriting to First County Bank.  With more than 30 years of banking and capital markets experience at multinational and community banks, David has a deep understanding of business, management, and the financial and competitive risks client face.  I look forward to working with David as he elevates the Bank’s credit risk management strategy,” said Willard Miley – President and COO of First County Bank.

Christiansen has extensive experience with commercial banking, corporate finance, business development and driving a strong credit culture.  “I am excited to be a part of First County Bank, with its long history and status of serving the Fairfield County community, and to be working with such a talented, collaborative team,” noted Christiansen.

Christiansen holds a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia, and lives in White Plains, NY with his family where he is actively involved in the community.

About First County Bank
First County Bank, headquartered in Stamford, Conn. for more than 165 years, is an independent mutual community bank with 16 branches in Stamford, Norwalk, Darien, Greenwich, Fairfield, New Canaan and Westport offering deposit products, mortgages, wealth management, business banking services, and a full array of digital banking products including mobile and online banking.  First County Bank has more than 220 employees and assets in excess of $1.7 billion.  For additional information, please visit, or follow us @Firstcountybank on FacebookInstagramTwitter, and LinkedIn.