Wilkes-Barre, PA — Community Bank N.A. is pleased to announce that Deborah Saracino has joined its team as vice president, business development officer in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
In her new role, Saracino will develop and implement competitive loan and depository products to support customer needs. She will manage and oversee new business client relationships, as well as mortgage and small business lending activities.
Saracino has over 30 years of experience in the financial industry. She joins Community Bank N.A. from Landmark Community Bank, where she most recently served as a vice president/mortgage department manager. Prior, she spent 33 years at M&T Bank.
“We’re thrilled to have Deborah join our team and take on this key position within the bank,” Community Bank N.A. SVP & regional president Pennsylvania Barbara Maculloch said. “Deborah brings in-depth financial knowledge and experience in the Pennsylvania region that will be invaluable to our clients.”
Saracino attended Luzerne County Community College. She is chairperson of the Penn Lake Association board and a volunteer for the Our Lady of Hope Parish social concerns committee. Saracino resides in Penn Lake with her husband, Joseph.
Community Bank N.A. is a Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender.
About Community Bank System Inc.
Community Bank System Inc. operates more than 225 customer facilities across Upstate New York, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Vermont and Western Massachusetts through its banking subsidiary, Community Bank N.A., and has been serving its communities for more than 150 years. With over $13 billion in assets, the DeWitt, New York-headquartered company is among the country’s 125 largest financial institutions. Community Bank N.A. has consistently been ranked among the top 12 best banks in America by Forbes Magazine since the list was first published in 2009, and was most recently ranked seventh in 2021. In addition to a full range of retail and business banking services, the Company offers comprehensive financial planning, insurance and wealth management services through its subsidiaries/business units that include: OneGroup NY Inc., which provides risk management and commercial insurance, employee benefits and personal lines insurance; Community Bank Wealth Management, which provides investment advisory, personal trust and financial planning services, as well as personal, business and nonprofit portfolio design; and Benefit Plans Administrative Services Inc., which provides actuarial, retirement and VEBA/HRA plan administration, and collective investment fund, employee benefit trust and transfer agency services on a national scale.
Community Bank System Inc. is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the company’s stock trades under the symbol “CBU.” For more information about Community Bank, visit cbna.com or ir.communitybanksystem.com.