Trust and estate planning officer hired
Bob Mosso, senior vice president and wealth management division manager for First Citizens Community Bank, recently announced the appointment of Flori Simonis to trust and estate planning officer.
As trust and estate planning officer, Simonis will provide customers with guidance concerning estate planning, as well as management of their oil and gas interests.
Her extensive work experience in the legal field will allow her to collaborate with clients and their attorneys to identify the best plan for protecting their assets, according to a news release. Prior to joining First Citizens, Simonis worked as a litigation paralegal at Pepper Hamilton, L.L.P., Philadelphia; judicial intern for Pamela Pryor Dembe, president judge of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas; summer associate at Stevens & Lee, P.C., Reading; judicial law clerk for Judge Marjorie O. Rendell, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia; and judicial law clerk for Judge Sallie Updyke Muncy, Superior Court of Pennsylvania in Wellsboro.
Simonis graduated from Bryn Mawr College, where she earned a bachelor of arts degree in mathematics and a minor in anthropology. After college, she earned a juris doctor degree from the Temple University Beasley School of Law, where she also completed a master of laws degree and an estate planning certificate. She is a member of the National Association of Royalty Owners and is in the process of earning a certificate in mineral management.
She resides in her hometown of Wellsboro.