The board of directors of MVB Financial Corp. has appointed NiSource executive Jimmy D. Staton as a director of its board. Staton will serve as a member on the board's human resources and compensation committee and also as a member of the board of directors for MVB Bank.
Staton is executive vice president of NiSource and CEO for Columbia Pipeline Group Gas based in Houston and Charleston. He oversees all commercial, regulatory, operations and project development and is responsible for execution of the business growth strategies. Staton is a member of NiSource's executive management council, joining NiSource in March 2008 after serving in a variety of senior executive positions in the energy industry, including Dominion Resources, Consolidated Natural Gas Co. and CNG Transmission Corp.
Staton's board term is subject to the approval of the shareholders of MVB at the 2014 annual meeting.
MVB Financial Corp.'s subsidiaries and affiliated businesses include MVB Bank, Potomac Mortgage Group and MVB Insurance.