Board of Directors
Daniel J. Dalton
Mr. Dalton is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company and the Bank. Mr. Dalton retired as a salesperson for Brown & Brown, of New Jersey, a full-service insurance agency with offices throughout the state of New Jersey. He was President of Dalton Insurance Agency, LLC from 1997 to 2007. Mr. Dalton has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Political Science and Economics at Rowan University. Mr. Dalton served as the New Jersey Secretary of State from 1992 through 1994 and served in both the New Jersey State Senate and Legislative Assembly. He was a founding Director and past President of the Boys and Girls Club of Gloucester County. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Jefferson Health System of New Jersey. He also has served as a Board member of the New Jersey Casino Reinvestment Development Authority. The political and business experience that Mr. Dalton possesses enhances the depth of the Board.
Arret F. Dobson
Mr. Dobson is currently Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company and the Bank. From 1989 to the present, Mr. Dobson has been a builder and land developer, developing numerous residential and commercial projects. Mr. Dobson is the co-owner of Dobson Turf Management, a company specializing in athletic field construction and maintenance. The company services numerous recreation complexes, universities, school districts, and golf courses. The company also has a retail division, selling powersports and specialty equipment to the tri-state area. The diversified professional background of Mr. Dobson supports the Company’s understanding of business trends.
Vito S. Pantilione
President CEO & Director
From the time of the Bank’s formation in 1998, Mr. Pantilione has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Bank. Mr. Pantilione has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Parke Bancorp Inc. since its formation in 2005. Mr. Pantilione previously was the President and owner of Eagle Valley, a diversified mortgage company located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. From 1991 to 1994, he was employed as President of First Commercial Bank of Philadelphia. In addition, he previously was the President and owner of Interstate Mortgage Management, a mortgage brokerage company located in Southern New Jersey, and was the Executive Vice President of First Federal Savings of Hammonton. Mr. Pantilione was a past member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s Community Depository Institution Advisory Council. Mr. Pantilione received an Honorary Doctorate from Philadelphia University in recognition of his many accomplishments in the areas of Finance and Banking. Mr. Pantilione’s financial industries experience and expertise has been invaluable to the Company.
Fred G. Choate
Mr. Choate is the President and controlling shareholder of Greater Philadelphia Venture Capital Corporation, a position he has held since 1997. From 1987 to 1997, Mr. Choate was a principal in Sandhurst Company, a venture capital fund. Mr. Choate is a director of FIS Group, a fund of funds servicing large institutional investors with over $9 billion under advisory. Mr. Choate was a director of Escalon Medical Corp. (Nasdaq: ESMC), a medical products company. Mr. Choate has also served on the audit committee of the board of directors of another financial institution. He is a member of the Institute of Directors of the United Kingdom. Mr. Choate has an extensive financial background and audit committee experience with other companies and make him an asset to the Board of Directors.
Dr. Edward Infantolino
Dr. Infantolino began his practice of medicine in New Jersey in 1977. He served as President of Ocean Internal Medicine Associates, P.A. and he is now retired from the practice of medicine in Atlantic City and Somers Point, New Jersey. Dr. Infantolino is President of the Atlantic Investment Club which invests in stocks and bonds for its participants. Dr. Infantolino is the owner and Principal Broker of Key Land Development Company LLC in Celebration, Florida. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors and a member of the Orlando Regional Realtors Association. Dr. Infantolino has a license to sell real estate in New Jersey and he is a member of the Atlantic City and County Board of Realtors and the New Jersey Association of Realtors. His first banking experience was as a Founder and Director of Premium Federal Savings Bank in New Jersey until it was sold. Dr. Infantolino is a Founder of Parke Bank and has been a Director since its conception. Dr. Infantolino’s business, banking, and real estate background is an asset to the Board of Directors.
Anthony J. Jannetti
Mr. Jannetti is Founder and Chairman of Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., a national health care marketing, communications, publishing and management firm located in Pitman, New Jersey. Mr. Jannetti currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Nursing Economics Foundation. He formerly served as the Chairman of the Foundation of the National Student Nurses Association, and the Banner Health Education Foundation. Mr. Jannetti is also a member of The American Society of Association Executives, The Health Care Marketing and Communications Counsel and The Professional Convention and Management Association. He is also an Honorary Member of many national nursing associations. Mr. Jannetti’s business and marketing background and expertise has been instrumental in steering the Bank’s marketing committee.
Jeffrey H. Kripitz
Mr. Kripitz recently retired as the owner and operator of Jeff Kripitz Agency in Northfield, New Jersey. He specialized in employee benefits such as life, health and long-term care insurance for both businesses and individuals. Mr. Kripitz was the former President of the Federation of Jewish Agencies of Atlantic and Cape May counties and serves as the chairman of their life and legacy program. Mr. Kripitz’s risk experience and exposure to multiple industries and businesses greatly enhances the depth of the Board of Directors.
Elizabeth A. Milavsky
On January 21, 2020, Ms. Milavsky, who joined the Bank in 2004, retired from her position as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer responsible for administration of all areas of Bank operations, human resources, information technology, and compliance. Ms. Milavsky’s banking career started in 1969 at Aetna Federal S&L at an entry level position. She worked in various departments and rose to the level of Vice President until the bank merged in 1982 with Roxborough Manayunk Bank in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She continued her career at Roxborough where she was appointed as Senior Vice President of Operations. Her responsibilities included Electronic Banking, Information Technology, Retirement and Check Processing Departments, as well as the operations of the retail branch network. Her detailed knowledge of the Company and the Bank and her many years of experience in the banking industry makes her a significant asset to the Board of Directors.
Jack C. Sheppard, Jr
From 1983 to 2013, Mr. Sheppard was an Executive Vice President with Bollinger Insurance, Inc., a New Jersey based insurance brokerage providing a full range of insurance products and risk management services. From 2013 to 2021, he was an Area Vice President with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., providing risk management services to clients and insureds. He retired in 2021. He currently serves on the board of directors of Abilities Solutions, Inc., (board chair) and is a board member of Acenda Integrated Healthcare. Mr. Sheppard is a retired board member of Inspira Health Network, a NJ based hospital and community health care provider. Mr. Sheppard holds the CPIA designation (Certified Professional Insurance Agent) along with other insurance professional designations. Mr. Sheppard’s risk management experience along with his extensive community involvement strengthens the Board in the understanding and implementation of enterprise risk management.
Celestino R. (“Chuck”) Pennoni
Mr. Pennoni is currently Chairman Emeritus and Director Emeritus of the Company. From 2005 to January 2023, Mr. Pennoni was Chairman of the board of the Company and the Bank.