Access National Bank announced today that John P. Salop has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Mr. Salop has been an active commercial banker and credit professional in the Washington Metro area for over 38 years. Most recently, he was the Senior Credit Officer for BB&T’s Northern Virginia Region. Prior to their affiliation with BB&T in 2003, he served as Chief Credit Officer of First Virginia Banks, Inc. “We are thrilled John chose to join our team. His extensive business and credit experience will further enhance our reputation as the leading bank resource for local businesses,” said Michael Clarke, President and CEO.