Bank names regional presidents
Richard A. Grafmyre, president and CEO of Jersey Shore State Bank and Penns Woods Bancorp., Inc. recently announced the reorganization of Jersey Shore State Bank's retail branch system. The new retail branch organization will, according to a news release, offer a more customer focused structure with regionalized leadership.
With the reorganization the company named the following Regional Presidents:Western region President Craig Russell, Central region President Tammy Gunsallus, Eastern region President David Palski
"As the company's footprint expands it has become more important that we have local leadership who can make important decisions and take care of our customers," said Grafmyre.
A 16-year Jersey Shore State Bank employee, Russell most recently served as the regional vice president of the Clinton and Centre County market areas and the Branch Manager of the Jersey Shore State Bank Lock Haven branch prior to becoming the Western regional president. Active in the community Russell is a board member of the Clinton County Community Dental Clinic, Lock Haven Elks, Citizens Hose Co., Economic Partnership Finance Committee and the Belles Springs Golf Committee. He also is a member of the finance committee at Holy Spirit Church and the Lock Haven Area YMCA.
Prior to her position as the Central regional president, Tammy Gunsallus was the Jersey Shore State Bank regional vice president for the bank's Jersey Shore area branches. With more than 31 years of banking experience, she is an active volunteer in the Lycoming County area. Gunsallus is a member of the boards of the Jersey Shore Chamber and the Jersey Shore YMCA. She is a Committee Member of the Jersey Shore Source Water Committee and the Rivertown Revitalization Team of Jersey Shore, as well as a board member and secretary of the CHAD Gardens. She also volunteers with the Lycoming United Way as the Jersey Shore business chairwoman and Funds Distribution Committee member and is the Treasurer of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church.
Joining Jersey Shore State Bank in 1999, David Palski held the position of regional vice president prior to being named the Eastern regional president. A graduate of the American Bankers Association Stonier Graduate School of Banking and Leadership Lycoming, Palski is very active in the local community. He was a member of the Grand Slam Parade Committee chosen for The Williamsport Lycoming Chamber of Commerce 2010 Volunteer of the Year Award. He recently was named to the board of directors of the Industrial Properties Corp. for 2014 and serves on various finance committees within Lycoming County. He is a director for the Lycoming County Revolving Loan Committee and is a member of the Williamsport Housing Coalition, Jersey Shore Lions Club and the Williamsport YMCA. Palski currently serves as the treasurer for The Jersey Shore Junior Athletic Association and holds an administrative position on the Jersey Shore Bulldogs Varsity coaching staff and coaches Junior League football and basketball.
Penns Woods Bancorp. Inc. is the $1.2 billion parent company of Luzerne Bank and Jersey Shore State Bank. Jersey Shore State Bank operates thirteen branch offices providing financial services in Lycoming, Clinton, Centre, and Montour counties.
Bank names assistant vice president
West Milton State Bank welcomes Kim L. Printzenhoff to its community banking team. Printzenhoff has been named assistant vice president and treasury management director. She has completed Pennsylvania Bankers Association's School of Banking and Advanced School of Banking. She brings 25 years of banking experience to West Milton State Bank.
Printzenhoff resides in Watsontown, and is involved in numerous activities that include Junior Achievement and Buffalo Valley Singers.
New agent for real estate office
Weichert, Realtors - Premier has announced that Realtor John Moran has joined the sales team of the Williamsport agency. A nine-year resident of the area, he will assist property buyers and sellers in Williamsport and vicinity. He is a member of the West Branch Valley Association of Realtors and lives in Montoursville.
Moran is a member of Saint Ann Roman Catholic Church of Williamsport. He earned a bachelor's degree from York College of Pennsylvania and has a background in the transportation industry.
Weichert, Realtors - Premier. 25 W. Third St., Suite 100, is a franchise of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. the franchise division of Weichert, Realtors, announced its first affiliate in 2002 and by 2005 was identified by Entrepreneur magazine as one of the fastest growing U.S. franchises. The publication ranked WREA No. 2 among all other competitors in its 2013 Franchise 500.
Real estate office names employees of October
Announcement was made by William Hodrick, president, Prudential Hodrick Realty, of the Williamsport office's monthly awards for October 2013. The award for the sales associate with top production in listings was presented to Michael Kuriga while the sales award went to Chris Wallace.
"Agents like Michael and Chris make our team the best place in our marketplace for consumers to turn to whenever they have a real estate need. They are dedicated to this business and, more importantly, to their customers," Hodrick said.