Mary Ellen M. Valliant

Registered Principal, RJFS
Member, Valliant & Associates, LLC

Mary Ellen Valliant, a Managing Partner of Valliant and Associates, LLC. since 1997, and Registered Principal with Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., has more than 30 years of experience with leading financial services and banking firms. Throughout her career, she has provided private client investment management and financial planning services.

Since 1997, she has served on the board of directors of Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland, a leading physician's malpractice insurer serving physicians in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia. Currently, she is Vice Chair of the board of directors as well as Chair of the Society's Finance Committee.

Ms. Valliant is on the board of directors of CNB, a wholly owned subsidiary of publicly-traded Shore Bancshares (SHBI). Mary Ellen is a member of the Kent County Advisers Committee of the Mid-Shore Community Foundation. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Chester River Hospital Foundation, Adkins Arboretum, and as a trustee for the Chesapeake College Foundation and member of the board of managers of the Episcopal Diocese of Easton.

She is a 16-time member of the Executive Council of Raymond James Financial Services*, an honor presented only to those financial advisors who have demonstrated an extremely high level of commitment to clients through personal service and professional integrity.

*Membership is based on fiscal year production. Re-qualification is required annually since prior membership is no assurance of future membership.