John Marshall Bank Hires Kathryn R. Speakman as Senior Vice President

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–John Marshall Bank, subsidiary of John Marshall Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: JMSB), is proud to announce the recent hire of Kathryn R. Speakman as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lender in the Bank’s Alexandria and Washington DC Markets. Ms. Speakman brings over 27 years of commercial lending experience to the Bank. Throughout her career, Ms. Speakman has worked with the same variety of industries that the Bank serves, including a close relationship with the US Small Business Administration. 

Ms. Speakman most recently served as a Vice President, Commercial Lending Officer for National Capital Bank in Washington DC. Her history of developing loan and deposit relationships while managing a significant commercial loan portfolio will serve to grow the Bank’s Alexandria and Washington DC Markets.

“Kathy exemplifies the relationship-centric approach to banking that the JMB Commercial Lending team is known for,” stated Jason R. McDonough, EVP, Chief Lending Officer. “Her tenure as a successful and driven banker will greatly benefit the Bank’s Alexandria and Washington DC teams and exemplifies the Bank’s continued commitment to bringing on established market and industry leaders.”

Ms. Speakman graduated from The American University’s Kogod School of Business Administration with a Bachelors of Science in Finance. As an active community member, she serves as a Board Member for the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington and as a Board Member for the Rappahannock Economic Development Corporation.

About John Marshall Bancorp, Inc.:

John Marshall Bancorp, Inc. is the bank holding company for John Marshall Bank. The Bank is headquartered in Reston, Virginia with eight full-service branches located in Alexandria, Arlington, Loudoun, Prince William, Reston, and Tysons, Virginia, as well as Rockville, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. The Bank is dedicated to providing exceptional value, personalized service and convenience to local businesses and professionals in the Washington D.C. Metro area. The Bank offers a comprehensive line of sophisticated banking products and services that rival those of the largest banks along with experienced staff to help achieve customers’ financial goals. Dedicated Relationship Managers serve as direct points-of-contact, providing subject matter expertise in a variety of niche industries including Charter and Private Schools, Government Contractors, Health Services, Nonprofits and Associations, Professional Services, Property Management Companies and Title Companies. Learn more at