Officers & Directors

Officers & Directors

Senior Management

Martin K. Birmingham
President and Chief Executive Officer
Director Since: 2013  Term Expires: 2019

Age: 50

President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the Bank since March of 2013

Prior Business Experience
- President and Chief of Community Banking of the Bank (2012-2013)
- Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Executive and Rochester Region President of the Bank (2005-2012); promoted to Executive Vice President in 2009
- President, CEO and Director of subsidiary, The National Bank of Geneva, 2005
- President of Rochester Region, Bank of America (2004-2005)
- Progressive corporate banking roles including Regional President, Fleet Financial Group (acquired by Bank of America in 2004) (1989-2004)

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- Federal Reserve Bank of NY Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council
- New York Bankers Association
- AAA of Central and Western New York, Inc. (Past Chair and Past Vice-Chair)
- St. John Fisher College (Chairman)
- Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce
- MCC Foundation
- University of Rochester Medical Center

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- The Strong National Museum; St. Ann’s of Greater Rochester Foundation; United Way; American Red Cross; Seneca Park Zoo Society; and YMCA of Greater Rochester

Education
- St. Lawrence University
- MBA, Simon Business School at the University of Rochester
Kevin B. Klotzbach
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Kevin B. Klotzbach has been Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Company and the Bank since April 2013. He joined the Company and the Bank in 2001 as Vice President and Treasurer, and was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2005. Previously, he actively managed fixed income portfolios at several other financial institutions, including Merrill Lynch Asset Management and Empire of America.
William L. Kreienberg
Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Development Executive and General Counsel
William L. Kreienberg has been Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Development Executive and General Counsel of the Company and the Bank since November 2016. He joined our Company as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officer in December 2014. Mr. Kreienberg has practiced law since 1984 and served as a Partner at the law firm of Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, from April 1996 until December 2014.

Board of Directors

Robert N. Latella
Chairman
Director Since: 2005  Term Expires: 2018

Age: 74                    Independent

Chairman of the Board of the Company since 2014
Of Counsel at the law firm Barclay Damon, LLP since 2009, and Chief Operating Officer of Integrated Nano-Technologies, LLC, a research and development organization, since 2009

Prior Business Experience
- Vice Chairman of the Board of the Company (2012-2014)
- Partner of Barclay Damon, LLP (2004 to 2009)
- Chief Operating Officer of the Genesee Corporation
- Chief Financial Officer of The Case Hoyt Corporation
- Managing Partner of Harter Secrest & Emery LLP

Past Public Company Boards
- Genesee Corporation

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- University of Rochester Medical Center (Former Chair)
- Highland Hospital of Rochester (Senior Member of Board and Former Chair)
- Highland Community Development Corporation
- Highland Living Center
- The Highlands at Brighton

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Former Trustee and Chair of Monroe Community College
- Monroe Community College Foundation, Inc.
- Served on several additional community and not-for-profit boards

Education
- Fordham College
- LLB, Vanderbilt University School of Law
- LLM, New York University School of Law

Karl V. Anderson Jr.
Director Since: 2006  Term Expires: 2018

Age: 70                    Independent

Has practiced law in Western New York since 1972 and operated a solo law practice since 2009
Became Of Counsel at the law firm Snavely, Plaskov and Mullen, PLLC in 2016

Prior Business Experience
- Director of National Bank of Geneva and Bath National Bank until their merger with and into the Bank in 2005
- President and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Avoca from 1981 to 2002 when it was acquired by the Company, and a director from 1980 to 2002

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital in Bath, New York (Board President)
- District Director for Boy Scouts of America

Education
- University at Buffalo - State University of New York
- JD, Albany Law School
Martin K. Birmingham
Director Since: 2013  Term Expires: 2019

Age: 50

President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the Bank since March of 2013

Prior Business Experience
- President and Chief of Community Banking of the Bank (2012-2013)
- Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Executive and Rochester Region President of the Bank (2005-2012); promoted to Executive Vice President in 2009
- President, CEO and Director of subsidiary, The National Bank of Geneva, 2005
- President of Rochester Region, Bank of America (2004-2005)
- Progressive corporate banking roles including Regional President, Fleet Financial Group (acquired by Bank of America in 2004) (1989-2004)

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- Federal Reserve Bank of NY Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council
- New York Bankers Association
- AAA of Central and Western New York, Inc. (Past Chair and Past Vice-Chair)
- St. John Fisher College (Chairman)
- Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce
- MCC Foundation
- University of Rochester Medical Center

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- The Strong National Museum; St. Ann’s of Greater Rochester Foundation; United Way; American Red Cross; Seneca Park Zoo Society; and YMCA of Greater Rochester

Education
- St. Lawrence University
- MBA, Simon Business School at the University of Rochester
Donald K. Boswell
Director Since: 2017  Term Expires: 2020

Age: 65                    Independent

President and CEO of the Western New York Public Broadcasting Association (WNED-TV/AM/FM) since 1998

Prior Business Experience
- North Texas Public Broadcasting, Inc., Dallas/Fort Worth/Denton: Executive Vice President and COO (1997); Acting President (1996-1997); Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Development (1986-1996); and Vice President of Development (1982-1986)
- KCTS-TV, Seattle: Vice President of Development (1981-1982)
- WVIA-TV/FM, Pittston, Pennsylvania: Corporate Underwriting Specialist and Director of Community Relations/Producer (1977-1981)

Current Private Company Boards

 - New Era Cap Company

Past Other Company Boards

- HSBC Bank USA, N.A.

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- 43 x 79 Group (Chair)
- American Friends for the Art Gallery of Ontario (Chair)
- HealthNow New York, Inc. (Vice Chair)
- PBS (Vice Chair) )
- AAA of Central and Western New York, Inc.
- Buffalo Niagara Convention & Visitors Bureau
- PBS Foundation

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- The Strong National Museum; St. Ann’s of Greater Rochester Foundation; United Way; American Red Cross; Seneca Park Zoo Society; and YMCA of Greater Rochester

Education
- Pennsylvania State University BS and M.Ed.
- Management Development Certificate, The Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania
- Honorary Doctorate of Laws and Letters, Canisius College and D’Youville College
Andrew W. Dorn Jr.
Director Since: 2014  Term Expires: 2017

Age: 66                    Independent

Co-Managing Director and Director of Government and Community Relations of Energy Solutions Consortium, LLC, a private company focused on the development of combined cycle power generation, since 2015

Prior Business Experience
- Managing member of Moundsville Power LLC (2012-2015)
- Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Demand Response Partners, Inc. (2008-2015)
- President and Chief Investment Officer of Hunterview LLC (2008-2013)
- Led formation of Great Lakes Bancorp, parent company of Greater Buffalo Savings Bank; President and Chief Executive Officer (1997-2008 sale)
- Led formation of Jamestown Savings Bank; President and Chief Executive Officer (1994-1997 sale)

Past Public Company Boards
- Great Lakes Bancorp

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- Buffalo Urban League
- The Western New York Foundation
- Willowbank Foundation

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Brooks Memorial Hospital (Vice Chairman)
- Chautauqua County Fund for the Arts (Chairman)
- D’Youville College (Chairman)
- Northern Chautauqua Chamber of Commerce (President)
- United Way of Chautauqua County (Vice Chairman)
- Served on several additional community and not-for-profit boards in Erie and Chautauqua counties

Education
- University at Buffalo - State University of New York
- MBA, Canisius College
Robert M. Glaser
Director Since: 2014  Term Expires: 2017

Age: 70                    Independent

Certified Public Accountant and President of Glaser Consulting, LLC, a strategic consulting company, since 2016

Prior Business Experience
- Retired Chairman of the Board of Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C. (2011- 2015)
- Joined Freed Maxick as a partner in 1981 and served as Chairman and Managing Director (1994-2011)
- Price Waterhouse (1968-1981)

Former Appointed Positions
- Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission for the Eighth Judicial District
- Chairman of the Erie County Fiscal Stability Authority

Private Company Boards
- NA Realty Fund I and NA Realty Fund II
- Shanor Electric Supply, Inc. (Vice Chairman)
- Noco, Inc.

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Audit Committee for Kaleida Health
- CPA Associates, Inc.
- Served on several not-for-profit and cultural boards in Western New York

Education
- Canisius College
Samuel M. Gullo
Director Since: 2000  Term Expires: 2019

Age: 68                    Independent

Owner and operator of Family Furniture, a retail furniture sales business in Perry, New York, since 1976
Active real estate owner and developer in Wyoming, Genesee and Livingston counties for more than 40 years

Prior Business Experience
- Owner and Chief Executive Officer of American Classic Outfitters (2002-2009)
- Director of subsidiary Wyoming County Bank until its merger with the Bank in 2005

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- Vice Chairman and director of the Wyoming County Business Center

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Current member, past director and past President of the Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce (formerly the Wyoming County Business Development Corporation)
- Iroquois Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America

Education
- Niagara University
Susan R. Holliday
Director Since: 2002  Term Expires: 2017

Age: 61                    Independent

Chief Executive Officer of Dumbwaiter Design, LLC, a full-service web design and development firm, since 2011

Prior Business Experience
- President and Publisher of the Rochester Business Journal (1988-sale in 2016)

Past Public Company Boards
- Rochester Gas & Electric Corp

Current Private Company Boards
- Complemar Partners, Inc.

Past Other Company Boards
- Key Bank of New York

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- University of Rochester Medical Center (Chair)
- Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency (Vice-Chairman, Regional Consortium on Health Care)
- Health Care Trustees of New York State
- Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce (Past Chair)
- Rochester Institute of Technology (Vice Chair)

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- United Way of Greater Rochester (Vice Chair)
- Rochester Museum & Science Center (Chair)
- Served on several additional community and not-for-profit boards

Education
- Cornell University
- MBA, Rochester Institute of Technology
Erland E. Kailbourne
Director Since: 2005  Term Expires: 2018

Age: 75                    Independent

Chairman of the Board of Albany International Corporation (NYSE:AIN), a global advanced textiles and materials processing company, since 2008

Prior Business Experience
- Retired Chairman and CEO of Fleet National Bank New York NA, a banking subsidiary of Fleet Financial Group, Inc., in 1998 (served with the Fleet organization or its predecessors for 37 years before retirement in 1998)
- Served as Chairman of the Board of the Company and the Bank (2006-2010)

Other Positions
- Former director of the New York Independent System Operator (“NYISO”)
- Former board member of SUNY - State University of New York (Vice Chairman)
- Former member of the New York State Banking Department Board
- Former National Bank Examiner

Current Public Company Boards
- Albany International Corporation
- Rand Capital Corporation

Current Private Company Boards
- Allegany Co-op Insurance Group
- REV LNG LLC

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Former Director and Chair of the John R. Oishei Foundation
- Former Trustee and Chair of The Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation
- Served on several additional community and not-for-profit boards

Education
- State University College at Alfred
- Honorary Doctorate of Science, State University of New York

Kim E. VanGelder
Director Since: 2016  Term Expires: 2019

Age: 52                    Independent

Chief Information Officer (since 2004) and Senior Vice President (since 2014) of Eastman Kodak Company, a global technology company focused on imaging

Prior Business Experience
- Progressive information technology roles at Kodak since 1984 including leading the group responsible for defining Kodak’s global information technology architecture and standards and building the organization responsible for supporting Kodak’s worldwide SAP implementation. Also served as Director of Worldwide Customer Operations from 2011 to 2014.

Current Not-for-Profit Boards
- Rochester Institute of Technology
- Rochester Area Community Foundation
- Western New York Society for Information Management

Past Not-for-Profit Boards
- Former Member of Dean’s Advisory Council for Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology

Education
- Rochester Institute of Technology
James H. Wyckoff, PhD
Director Since: 1985  Term Expires: 2019

Age: 65                    Independent

University of Virginia Curry Memorial Professor of Education and Policy since 2011 and Director of the Center for Education Policy and Workforce Competitiveness since 2010

Additional Current Academic Roles
- University of Virginia, Professor at the Curry School of Education and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy since 2008

Prior Academic Experience
- Served on the faculty of the University at Albany – State University of New York, progressing from Assistant Professor to Professor (1986-2007)
- Served as Chair of the Department of Public Administration and Policy and as Acting Dean of the Graduate School of Public Affairs at the University of Albany

Past Academic Service
- President of the Association for Education Finance and Policy
- Policy Council for the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management
- Four National Research Council panels

Education
- Denison University
- PhD, University of North Carolina