NORWICH, NY (September 13, 2016) – NBT Bancorp Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Michael Chewens announced that Rebekah Walsh has been hired as vice president and finance manager.
In this position, she will assist with management of the accounting and finance functions of the company and will develop financial reports, research and analysis to support strategic initiatives. She is based at the company’s Norwich headquarters.
“I am pleased to welcome Rebekah to NBT,” Chewens said. “Her analytical, problem solving and project management experience will be a valuable addition to our finance team as we continue to develop strategies to support our growing company.”
Walsh has 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining NBT, she was audit manager at Deloitte & Touche, LLP. Previous experience includes positions in the auditing departments at the Saint-Gobain Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
A resident of Gilbertsville, Walsh earned bachelor’s degrees in accounting and economics at Pennsylvania State University. She is a certified public accountant.
NBT Bancorp Inc. is a financial holding company headquartered in Norwich, N.Y., with total assets of $8.6 billion at June 30, 2016. The company primarily operates through NBT Bank, N.A., a full-service community bank, and through two financial services companies. NBT Bank, N.A. has 154 banking locations with offices in New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine. EPIC Advisors, Inc., based in Rochester, N.Y., is a full-service 401(k) plan recordkeeping firm. NBT-Mang Insurance Agency, based in Norwich, N.Y., is a full-service insurance agency. More information about NBT and its divisions can be found on the Internet at: www.nbtbancorp.com, www.nbtbank.com, www.epic1st.com and www.nbtmang.com.