Joe Cafarchio

Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer

Joseph L. Cafarchio serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer of Meridian Bank, responsible for all aspects of credit underwriting and administration. Prior to joining Meridian, he spent four years at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and has 36 years’ experience in commercial lending in the Philadelphia area. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School in 1983 with a Bachelor of Business Administration. Mr. Cafachio is a former board member of the West Chester Area YMCA, East Side Little League and was Charter President of the Exton Exchange Club; he also plays the saxophone in several local bands, and volunteers at numerous music-based fundraisers. He is currently a board member of The Fischer-Shain Center for Financial Services at Temple University’s Fox School of Business.