Scott C. Harvard is president and chief executive officer of Shore Financial Corporation, a publicly traded bank holding company with headquarters in Onley, Virginia. He has served as president and chief executive officer of its subsidiary, Shore Bank, since 1985. Mr. Harvard has served for five years on the board of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta and currently serves as its Chairman. Harvard has been actively involved with the Virginia Bankers Association, having served on the board and as the Chairman of it’s for profit subsidiary. Mr. Harvard currently serves as Chairman of the Shore Memorial Hospital Endowment Board, Chairman of the board of trustees of Broadwater Academy, an independent school serving the eastern shore of Virginia, and on the board of the Virginia Association of Community Banks.
As a community banker, Harvard has committed his time and energy to improving the quality of life in the communities he serves. Involvement has included founding a local united way agency and a local crime solvers agency, leading the local chamber of commerce, participating on the board of the local rural health organization and promoting the eastern shore of Virginia across the commonwealth.