Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

Berkshire Bank Welcomes Milly Deane, SVP Commercial Relationship Manager to Commercial Banking



Berkshire Bank, a leading community bank with financial centers in New England and New York, welcomes Milly Deane, as SVP, commercial relationship manager, CRE (Commercial Real Estate) serving the Capital Region of New York state.

Berkshire’s Regional President, New York State & Managing Director – Commercial Real Estate, James J Morris IV, shared, “I am excited to announce the addition of Milly to the Commercial Banking team. Her extensive combined experience within the banking industry is a strong asset for helping our clients with financing, working capital, and credit needs.”
 

At Berkshire, Milly will be responsible for originating new commercial real estate loans and lines, managing a sizable portfolio, and representing Berkshire in the community.
 
Milly Deane joins Berkshire Bank with 35 years of banking industry knowledge. Previously, she served as SVP and regional manager at Community Preservation Corp. (CPC) helping to lend on and manage all forms of commercial real estate lending, with an emphasis on affordable housing. Deane also spent 27 years at Citizens Bank originating and managing construction loans for community reinvestment act (CRA) eligible and affordable housing tax credit projects across New York and Vermont. 
 
Outside of work, Deane serves on the Board of Directors of T.R.I.P of Troy and ACES, a subsidiary of the Community Loan Fund of Albany.  She also volunteered for 10 years as a Victim Advocate for the Sexual Assault and Crime Victims Program for Rensselaer County.

A local business that handles office furniture liquidations for big companies across the nation — and in the Albany region — is getting a much more visible showroom to sell used desks, chairs, cubicles and more. Turnkey Workplace Services is in the midst of renovating a 15,000-square-foot building at 375 North Greenbush Road next to the former…
Storytelling and Memory will be presented by the Tanglewood Music Center’s Fromm Quartet at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Music and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on Friday, August 2 at 7 p.m. Free admission is available by registering at https://webforms.rpi.edu/storytelling-memory-tanglewood-music-center.…
Pioneer Bancorp, Inc. (“Pioneer”) (NASDAQ: PBFS), a leading financial institution in New York’s Capital Region, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Charles Seifert, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors. “We are thrilled to have Dr. Seifert join our board of directors and to draw upon his extensive leadership, management, and banking…
Jul
26
Join us for an inspiring and informative discussion about mental health and advocacy within the workplace. Our featured guest is Dr. Jumaine Jones, former…
Check-In and Light Refreshments 2pm; Discussion 2:30pm-3:30pm
Aug
01
Get connected, develop leads and build relationships at our one-of-a-kind, fast-paced networking event. The Chamber’s networking events are a high-impact…
5pm-7pm
Aug
19
Join us for the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Classic for a day of clubs, carts and connections at Normanside Country Club! …
10am Brunch and check-in; 11am Shotgun start; 5pm Dinner and Prizes