“The ABA has made an extraordinarily smart choice in electing Cheryl Bowers to its Board. As New Yorkers, we are excited for bankers across the country to get the benefit of Cheryl’s expertise,” said Clare M. Cusack, President & CEO, New York Bankers Association.
KINGSTON, N.Y. (PRWEB) November 03, 2022
Cheryl Bowers Elected to Serve on the American Bankers Association Board of Directors
Cheryl Bowers, President and CEO of Rondout Savings Bank has been elected to serve on the 20 member American Bankers Association (ABA) Board of Directors for 2022-2025. Bowers was one of the six nominees nationwide selected by ABA to serve for the three-year term.
“Cheryl Bowers has served with distinction on the Board of the New York Bankers Association, bringing her infectious passion for service to her community and her keen industry knowledge. Cheryl is a true leader, who strives to forge a path for future women leaders in banking. The ABA has made an extraordinarily smart choice in electing Cheryl Bowers to its Board. As New Yorkers, we are excited for bankers across the country to get the benefit of Cheryl’s expertise,” said Clare M. Cusack, President & CEO, New York Bankers Association.
Bowers has more than 35 years of banking experience. She is the first woman to be appointed President and CEO of Rondout Savings Bank in its 154-year history. She is a founding member and co-chair of the New York Bankers Association’s Women’s Leadership Conference, where she regularly speaks, moderates, and participates as a panelist. Bowers is dedicated to civic participation and volunteerism, serving on the boards of numerous local non-profit organizations in the Hudson Valley region of New York. She has a deep commitment and passion for developing female leaders and diversity in the financial services industry.
Cheryl Bowers is a high honors graduate from the American Bankers Association’s Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA and attended Wharton Business School, where she earned her Leadership Certificate.
About the ABA
The American Bankers Association is the voice of the nation’s $24 trillion banking industry, which is composed of small, regional, and large banks that together employ more than 2 million people, safeguard $19.4 trillion in deposits, and extend nearly $11 trillion in loans.
About Rondout Savings Bank, Inc.
Rondout Savings Bank is a mutual bank established in Kingston, N.Y. during 1868 to serve the area’s working families and returning Civil War veterans. As of June 30, 2022, the bank had $483 million in total assets, and has provided financial services to thousands of businesses and households throughout the Hudson Valley area. Rondout Savings Bank has seven locations in Kingston, West Hurley, and Hyde Park, and operates divisions in asset management, personal banking and business banking. Rondout Savings Bank is consistently recognized by BauerFinancial, Inc. with the 5- Star Superior Quality Rating. For more information visit RondoutBank.com.
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