MONTGOMERY – Walden Savings Bank announced the hiring of two seasoned banking professionals in key positions at its New Windsor and Middlehope branches.
Angela Ellis, whose more than 20 years of experience with financial institutions includes having managed two branches simultaneously, was named the Branch Manager in New Windsor. Melessia Robinson, who brings more than 20 years of experience at a variety of companies, including three years as a Branch Supervisor, has been named Branch Operations Manager in Middlehope.
Ellis gained her financial expertise entirely in the Hudson Valley, honing skills in management and financial analysis as well as customer service. She has trained and mentored new supervisors, assistant branch managers and tellers. The SUNY Purchase graduate is responsible for overall branch sales, operations and staff development.
Robinson gained her experience in real estate, retail and at financial institutions. She has supervised, mentored, trained and evaluated branch staff, including tellers. She is responsible for the Middlehope branch’s operations and security. The graduate of ITT Technical Institute in Norwood, Mass., will keep abreast of policies and procedures and will monitor cash levels, tellers and the quality of audit reports.
Angela and Melessia are stellar additions to our team – two experienced, innovative leaders who prize and champion customer satisfaction,” said President and CEO Derrik Wynkoop.
“They are dynamic and will help continue Walden Savings Bank’s legacy of exceptional service while ensuring that our teams continue to identify strategies to provide customers with personalized attention and a positive banking experience.”
About Walden Savings Bank
Walden Savings Bank, established in 1872, is the 11th oldest federally chartered mutual savings bank and is headquartered in Montgomery, N.Y. With a total of 11 full-service branches serving Orange and Ulster Counties and a Loan Production office in Dutchess County, the Bank’s progressive style of community banking provides products that cater to both the individual and the growing mid-size business. Walden Savings Bank is rated 5 Stars by Bauer Financial, the nation’s leading and most respected financial institution analyst. In addition, Walden Investment Services*, located at Walden Savings Bank, offers personalized advice for financial planning. To learn more about the Bank and its products and services, visit their website at www.waldensavings.bank.