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David V. Merklin, American bank executive. Named Maplewood Citizen of Year, Fireman's Mutual Benevolent Association, 1981.


Merklin, David V. was born on September 20, 1942 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Fredrick W. and Mary J. (Burns) Merklin.


Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration, Essey County College, 1974. Bachelor of Business Administration with high honors, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1979. Graduate, Stonier Graduate School Banking.

Bachelor of Science with high honors.


Note teller Maplewood Bank & Trust Company, Maplewood, New Jersey, 1966-1969, assistant sec, assistant branch manager, 1969-1974, assistant vice president, branch manager, 1974-1978, vice president, branch manager, 1978-1980, senior vice president, branch administrator, 1980-1982, senior vice president, treasurer, 1982-1989. President, chief executive officer and director, since 1989. Instructor Garden State chapter American Institute Banking, Bloomfield, New Jersey, since 1979.

Member transcript review committee American Bankers Association, Washington, 1981, 84.


Trustee Charles L. Carr Association, Marshall's Creek, Pennsylvania, 1982-1989, Hospital Center at Orange, New Jersey, 1986, 88. Named Maplewood Citizen of Year, Fireman's Mutual Benevolent Association, 1981, Distinguished Service award "Man of the Year" Maplewood Chamber of Commerce, 1988, Percy B. Menagh award, Garden State American Institute Banking. Member American Institute Banking (president Garden State chapter 1970-1972, board governors since 1978), Society Certified Finance Planners, New Jersey Bankers Association (data processing committee since 1981), Maplewood Chamber of Commerce (past president, board directors).

Lodges: Lions (secretary, board directors Maplewood club since 1984), Elks (Exalted Ruler South Orange, New Jersey club 1981-1982).


  • Other Interests

    Basketball, golf, softball, camping.


Married Doris M. Groves, March 21, 1964. Children: Donna M., David V. Junior, Dennis J., Daniel F.

Fredrick W. Merklin

Mary J. (Burns) Merklin

Doris M. Groves

Donna M. Merklin

David V. Junior Merklin

Dennis J. Merklin

Daniel F. Merklin