Kinderhook Bank Appoints George R. Cooper, Senior Vice President
Kinderhook Bank Corp., (OTCQB:NUBK), the Board of Directors for the holding company (the “Company”) for The National Union Bank of Kinderhook (the “Bank”), has appointed George Cooper as Senior Vice President according to President and Chief Executive Officer, John A. Balli.
“George brings many years of invaluable experience to the senior management team,” said Balli. “He will have direct oversight of $550 million in deposits at Kinderhook Bank and will continue to help us grow retail banking products in our expanded geographical footprint and ensure we maintain the outstanding customer service standards we are known for,” Balli added.
Cooper will lead Retail Banking and the branch network as well as Business Development and Marketing. He has served as Vice President of Retail Banking/Marketing with Kinderhook Bank for the past thirteen years. Previous banking experience includes many years with Cohoes Savings Bank, Hudson River Bank & Trust, and First Niagara.
In operation since 1853, Kinderhook Bank is the only bank headquartered in Columbia County and recently expanded its branch network to include a state-of-the-art banking center in Delmar and the addition of three new branches in Amsterdam, Canajoharie and Johnstown through the recent merger with the former Patriot Federal Bank. The Bank also has branches in Albany, Chatham, East Greenbush, Greenport, Latham, Valatie and Kinderhook, NY.