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Timothy Crathorne Coughlin, American bank executive.


Coughlin, Timothy Crathorne was born on June 1, 1942 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Laurence and Mary (Crathorne) Coughlin.


Bachelor, Brown University, 1964. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1969.


Special development program Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, 1964—1967, assistant treasurer, vice president district executive, 1967—1978. Senior vice president, department general manager Banque Paribas, 1978—1983. Executive vice president Riggs Bank, Washington, 1983—1985.

President Riggs Bank N.A., 1985—1992, Riggs National Corporation, Washington, since 1992. Chairman Riggs Investment Management Corporation, since 2001.


Board directors Boys and Girls Clubs Greater Washington, since 1986, Greater Washington Board Trade, since 2002. Trustee Corcoran Gallery Art, since 1993, Federal City Council, since 1998, Colby-Sawyer College, since 1999. Treasurer John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, 1984-1988.

Chapter member Protestant Episcopalian Cathedral Foundation, 1989-1997. Member British American Bus Association (chairman since 1995), Finance Services Roundtable (treasurer since 1992), Columbia Country Club, Skytop Club, Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick (board directors, president 2000), Alfalfa Club.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, long-distance running, reading.


Married Laura Jane Philipp, June 10, 1967. Children: Elisabeth A., Timothy C. Junior, Mary Blair, John C.

Laurence Coughlin

Mary (Crathorne) Coughlin

Laura Jane Philipp

Elisabeth A. Coughlin

Timothy C. Junior Coughlin

Mary Blair Coughlin

John C. Coughlin