Stephen F. Carman brings more than 40 years of banking experience to First Bank. As the First Senior Vice President and Senior Accounting Officer, he assists with the preparation of earnings and other financial reports, assists in the management of the bank’s investment portfolio and helps to manage the day to day operations of First Bank’s accounting and finance department. .
Mr. Carman began his career in banking at Yardville National Bank in 1979. He served in a number of positions of increasing responsibility until December of 1992, when he became Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.Mr. Carman earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Rider University in Lawrence, New Jersey, and has completed coursework at the National School of Bank Investments. He resides in Ewing, New Jersey
Donald Theobald, Jr. brings over 30 years of banking experience to First Bank. Prior to joining First Bank Mr. Theobald was Senior Vice President/Controller of Somerset Hills Bank in Bernardsville, NJ for 15 Years. He also served as Assistant Vice President/Controller of First Bank Americano in Elizabeth, NJ and Senior Vice President/Controller of West Jersey Community Bank in Fairfield, NJ.
Mr. Theobald began his career in banking at Schuyler Savings Bank in Kearny, NJ in 1986. He served in a number of positions and after several years became Assistant Vice President/Controller.
Mr. Theobald earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ. He resides in North Caldwell, NJ.
Parwinder S. Virk brings more than 20 years of experience in public and private accounting , including diverse community banking experience serving at various senior level positions. As the First Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, he is responsible for the preparation of the financial reports, assists in the management of the bank’s investment portfolio, and assists in the day to day operations of First Bank’s accounting and finance department.
Prior to joining First Bank, Parwinder was the Chief Financial Officer at First Commerce Bank based in Lakewood, New Jersey. Mr. Virk is a graduate of Rider University, New Jersey. He earned Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 2002 and Master’s degree in Accounting in 2006. Mr. Virk obtained his CPA designation in 2006. Mr. Virk is also a graduate of Stonier Graduate School of Banking and obtained Leadership diploma from Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Virk has active memberships in AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) and NJCPA (New Jersey Society of CPAs). He resides in Columbus, New Jersey with his wife and two sons.