The Delaware Bankers Association is pleased to announce the appointment of David Mench as its Director of Government Affairs. David has extensive banking experience in Delaware, most recently as Business Development Executive at JPMorgan Chase between 2002 and 2021. David has also worked at MBNA, Anderson Consulting, and National Westminster. In his role, David will assume the State and Federal Government Relations activity for the Association from Thomas Collins following his retirement.
“We’re delighted to welcome David to the DBA staff,” said Sarah Long, President of the DBA. “His extensive financial services experience will serve the Association well in Dover.”
David earned his BS in Finance from the University of Delaware, and his MBA as a Chaplin Tyler Fellow for Leadership and Academic Excellence, also from the University of Delaware. He is active in the community serving on the Charter School of Wilmington Board of Directors, and Director of Development for Brandywine River Restoration Trust. David has also coached and mentored in Wilmington Little League. the Catholic Youth sports leagues, and volunteered for Ronald McDonald House, Delaware Food Bank, and Junior Achievement. David lives in Wilmington with his wife Jen, and their three sons.