Kevin Dunbar


(Retired) President and CEO, Dunbar Armored, Inc.

Prior to his retirement, Kevin Dunbar served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Dunbar Armored, Inc. —America’s largest independent, family-owned, armored transport, cash management, cyber security and security products and services firm - where he lead a national company of more than 5,400 employees that provides customers with both physical and digital security solutions.

Kevin began his professional career in 1980 as an Account Executive with Federal Armored Express – now Dunbar Armored, which was founded by his father, James L. Dunbar, Sr. in Baltimore, Maryland in 1956.

During his 35-year career with the company, Kevin has held a variety of managerial and executive positions within both the operating and sales divisions of the firm. He entered into executive management in 1992 when he was appointed as executive vice president. In recognition of his diligent work, successful results and solid background in sales, operations and executive management, the Dunbar Board of Directors elected him chief operating officer in 1998 and president in 2001. He was appointed as chief executive officer in 2009.

A businessman intently focused on the state of the armored car industry, Kevin is a member of the National Armored Car Association and the Independent Armored Car Operators Association. He is also a member of the World President’s Organization, Maryland Business for Responsive Government, the Chamber of Commerce and the National Press Club. Well-known throughout America’s banking community, Dunbar serves as a member of the M&T Bank Advisory Board. As a civic leader engaged in community affairs and education, Dunbar currently serves as a board of directors member of the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore, Loyola University School of Business & Management, James Madison University College of Business, Gilchrist Hospice Center and the Johns Hopkins Neurosurgery Advisory Board. Dunbar earned his B.S. degree from James Madison University in 1980 and his MBA degree from the University of Baltimore in 1995.

An athlete, sports enthusiast and avid golfer, Dunbar is a member of the Baltimore County Country Club, Caves Valley Golf Club, Merion Golf Club and the New York Athletic Club.

Dunbar and his wife Martha are the parents of three adult children and one grandchild and reside in Hunt Valley, MD.

Kevin is a member of the College of Business Board of Advisors.

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