Charles (Chris) Brockett joined the MainStreet team in 2017, and is currently the President of MainStreet Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for MainStreet Bank.
Prior to MainStreet, Chris was the Executive Vice President, Director of Operations at EagleBank from November 2014 until May 2016. Chris held this position following Eagle Bancorp’s completion of its acquisition of Virginia Heritage Bank.
Chris was a founding Director at Virginia Heritage Bank in 2004. He served on the Board of Directors throughout the Bank’s existence as well as Chief Financial Officer and in 2010 assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer. At the time of its acquisition by Eagle Bancorp, Virginia Heritage Bank had grown to approximately $950 million in assets with five branches.
Chris started his banking career in 1980 with First Commercial Bank in Arlington, Virginia. During his nearly 16 years with First Commercial Bank until its sale to United Bankshares in 1995, he held positions of increasing managerial responsibility at the retail level, loan accounting and servicing, operations, consumer lending, commercial lending and Chief Financial Officer. During his tenure at First Commercial, Mr. Brockett served as a member of the Board of Directors. Chris is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Virginia.