Officers & Directors

Officers & Directors

Senior Management

Donald E. Gibson
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Company
Donald E. Gibson was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the Bank in June 2007. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Gibson served as Senior Vice President of the Company and the Bank since 2003 and has been employed by the Bank since 1987. Mr. Gibson obtained a Master of Business Administration from the College of Saint Rose. Mr. Gibson has over 25 years experience in the banking industry. As Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Gibson’s experience in leading the Company and the Bank and his responsibilities for the strategic direction and management of the Company’s day-to-day operations, bring broad industry and specific institutional knowledge and experience to the Board of Directors.
Michelle M. Plummer, CPA
EVP, COO and CFO
Michelle M. Plummer, CPA was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and the Bank in June 2007. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Plummer served as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and the Bank since May 1999 and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since January 2002. Prior to that time, Ms. Plummer held positions with KPMG LLP and with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Ms. Plummer obtained a Master of Science from Pace University.
Stephen E. Nelson
Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer
Stephen E. Nelson was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer of the Bank and the Company in July 2010. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Nelson served as Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer since 2008 and has served in various capacities with the Bank since 1988. Mr. Nelson obtained a Master of Business Administration from the College of Saint Rose.

Board of Directors

Martin C. Smith
Chairman
Martin C. Smith is a retired consultant to Main Bros. Oil Co., Inc., and is the former owner of R.E. Smith Fuel Company, which was purchased by Main Bros. Oil Co., Inc., located in Albany, New York. He became Chairman of the Board in November 2005. Mr. Smith’s 23 years of experience as owner of his own energy services company and an additional 15 years as a consultant in the energy services industry bring valuable business and leadership skills and financial acumen to the Board in furtherance of the Board’s objective of maintaining a membership of experienced and dedicated individuals with diverse backgrounds, perspectives, skills, and other qualities that are beneficial to the Company.
Jay P. Cahalan
Donald E. Gibson
Donald E. Gibson was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the Bank in June 2007. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Gibson served as Senior Vice President of the Company and the Bank since 2003 and has been employed by the Bank since 1987. Mr. Gibson obtained a Master of Business Administration from the College of Saint Rose. Mr. Gibson has over 25 years experience in the banking industry. As Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Gibson’s experience in leading the Company and the Bank and his responsibilities for the strategic direction and management of the Company’s day-to-day operations, bring broad industry and specific institutional knowledge and experience to the Board of Directors.
Peter W. Hogan
Peter W. Hogan, CPA is a shareholder in the Hudson, New York based accounting firm of Karp, Ackerman, Skabowski & Hogan, CPAs, P.C. He has been with the firm for 23 years. Mr. Hogan is a certified public accountant. He became Chairman of the Board’s Audit Committee in December 2014. Mr. Hogan brings to the Board of Directors his valuable experience as a business consultant and his expertise in dealing with accounting principles and financial reporting rules and regulations. He was formerly a member of The Bank of Greene County’s Advisory Board. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Siena College.
David H. Jenkins
David H. Jenkins, DVM is a veterinarian and the former owner of Catskill Animal Hospital, Catskill, New York. Dr. Jenkins’ over 30 years of experience as owner and manager of a locally operated business bring valuable business and leadership skills and financial acumen to the Board in furtherance of the Board’s objective of maintaining a membership of experienced and dedicated individuals with diverse backgrounds, perspectives, skills, and other qualities that are beneficial to the Company.
Michelle M. Plummer, CPA
Michelle M. Plummer, CPA was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Company and the Bank in June 2007. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Plummer served as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and the Bank since May 1999 and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since January 2002. Prior to that time, Ms. Plummer held positions with KPMG LLP and with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Ms. Plummer obtained a Master of Science from Pace University.
Charles H. Schaefer
Charles H. Schaefer is a partner of the law firm, Deily & Schaefer, Catskill, New York. Mr. Schaefer is a member of the American Bar Association’s Committee on Banking Law as well as a member of the New York State Bank Association’s Section on Business Law and its banking subcommittee. Since 1977 he has advised the Bank on various legal matters, becoming General Counsel in 1988 to the Bank’s predecessor, Greene County Savings Bank. As an experienced attorney, Mr. Schaefer brings to the Board a unique and valuable perspective on legal and legal related issues that may arise in the operations and management of the Company and the Bank.
Paul Slutzky
Paul Slutzky is a co-owner and manager of Hunter Mountain Ski Area and Vice President of Frosty Land, Inc., a real estate development company. Mr. Slutzky’s over 25 years of experience as co-owner and 40 years as manager of his own company bring valuable business and leadership skills and financial acumen to the Board in furtherance of the Board’s objective of maintaining a membership of experienced and dedicated individuals with diverse backgrounds, perspectives, skills, and other qualities that are beneficial to the Company.
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