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Richard Granville Tilghman, American bank executive.

Background

Tilghman, Richard Granville was born on September 18, 1940 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Henry Granville and Frances (Fulghum) Tilghman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Virginia, 1963.

Career

Assistant cashier, United Virginia Bank-Seaboard National, Norfolk, Virginia, 1968-1970; assistant vice president, United Virginia Bank-Seaboard National, Norfolk, Virginia, 1970-1972; assistant vice president, United Virginia Mortgage Corporation, Norfolk, Virginia, 1972; vice president, United Virginia Mortgage Corporation, Norfolk, Virginia, 1972-1973; president, chief Executive officer, United Virginia Mortgage Corporation, Norfolk, Virginia, 1974-1976; president, chief Executive officer, United Virginia Leasing Corporation, Richmond, Virginia, 1973-1974; senior vice president bank related, United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., Richmond, 1976-1978; executive vice president corporation banking, United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., Richmond, 1980-1984; vice chairman, United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., Richmond, 1984-1985; president, chief administrative officer, United Virginia Bank, Richmond, 1978-1980; president, chief Executive officer, United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., now Crestar Finance Corporation, Richmond, since 1985; chairman, United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., now Crestar Finance Corporation, Richmond, since 1986. Board directors Chesapeake Corporation, Richmond, since 1986. Chairman Virginia Public Building Authority, Richmond, 1982-1987.

Principal Virginia Business Council, since 1987. Member Federal Advisory Council, 1994-1997, president 1996-1997.

Membership

Chairman board directors Richmond Symphony, 1984-1985. Board directors, member general advisory council Sheltering Arms Hospital, Richmond, 1981-1989. Board directors Virginia Free, 1989-1990, Richmond Symphony Foundation, 1989-1991, Virginia Foundation Indiana Colleges, since 1988, board trustees, Norfolk Academy, 2001^, board directors, Richmond Community Foundation, 2002^,Virginia Literacy Foundation, 1986-1989.

Board governors St. Catherine's School, 1989-1995. Board directors Virginia Museum Foundation, 1986-1992, trustee, since 1994. Trustee Randolph Macon College, 1985-1993, Richmond Renaissance, 1986-1999, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, since 1994, founding trustee VCU School Engineering Foundation, since 1995.

Co-chairman National Conference of Christians and Jews. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1963-1966. Member Bankers Rountable (director 1996-1999), American Bankers Association, Virginia Bankers Association (board directors 1991-1998, president 1996-1997).

Clubs: Commonwealth, Country of Virginia.

Connections

Married Alice Creech, June 28, 1969. Children— Elizabeth Arrington, Caroline Harrison.

father:
Henry Granville Tilghman

mother:
Frances (Fulghum) Tilghman

spouse:
Alice Creech

children:
Caroline Harrison Tilghman

Elizabeth Arrington Tilghman