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Saratoga National Names New Regional Manager



Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce that Karen Mason has been named Regional Manager.

In her new role, Ms. Mason will oversee branch operations and sales at all 10 Saratoga National Bank offices, with an 11th opening soon in Rotterdam.

She joined Saratoga National in 2015 and has more than 30 years of banking experience. She was most recently Vice President, Troy Branch Manager, where she led deposit growth and developed key business relationships.

Ms. Mason is a Rensselaer County Chamber Ambassador and was named Ambassador of the Year in 2017. She is also a member of the Troy YMCA Advisory Committee and chairs its Annual Troy Campaign. She is attending the Rensselaer County Leadership Program and will graduate in April.

Originally from Troy, she lives in Averill Park with her family.

Saratoga National Bank provides banking, wealth management and insurance through 10 locations across the Capital Region. This year, it will open an 11th location in Rotterdam. Saratoga National Bank, part of the Arrow family of companies, is rated a 5-Star Superior institution by BauerFinancial. Visit saratoganational.com to learn more.

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