Christopher H. Cook Jr. is a Vice President & Commercial Banker at First Bank of the Palm Beaches. He is responsible for business development, marketing and public relations, and residential lending.
First Bank of the Palm Beaches marks Mr. Cook’s first position in the banking industry. He previously held senior engineering positions at e-Medsoft.com in Jacksonville FL, FreshDirect in New York and General Electric in Boca Raton. He made the transition to banking after receiving a MBA at UNC Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School in addition to his bachelor of science degree from the University of Florida.
Mr. Cook is active in the community and serves as an officer and board member at the Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach, a board member at the Lord’s Place, and a board member of the Florence de George Boys and Girls Club. He currently helps organize the Kiwanis / Boys and Girls Club Offshore Challenge fishing tournament which raises over $100,000 for those organizations.