President and CEO
David K. Maholias

President CEO and Director
Gateway Bank of Florida

David K. Maholias is President and CEO of Gateway Bank of Florida and Gateway Financial Holdings of Florida, Inc., a position he has held since January 2006. David has been a resident of Daytona Beach, Florida since 1975. He has 21 years of banking experience with SouthTrust Bank and Barnett Bank within the Daytona Beach area. For 11 years, he served on the Executive Management team for SouthTrust Bank's Central Florida market encompassing Volusia, Flagler, Alachua, Lake and Sumter counties. Prior to joining Gateway Bank of Florida, he served as Executive Vice President and Senior Lender for SouthTrust Bank's Central Florida market from 2002 until its sale to Wachovia in 2004. Earlier he served eight years as Executive Vice President and Retail Banking Administrator for SouthTrust Bank's Central Florida market overseeing 29 Banking Centers, Sales and Marketing, Compliance / CRA, Consumer Lending and Small Business Lending. Mr. Maholias is a graduate of Seabreeze High School and the University of South Florida with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Finance. He is a member of the Executive Committee for the Daytona Beach Halifax Chamber, and has been appointed to the Florida Bankers Association's Government Relations Council every year since 2008.