Leslie Meck, Chief Retail Officer at Centric Bank, to Serve as Assistant Director at PA Bankers Association School of Banking

Posted On On: December 11, 2017 Categories Filed Under: Member News

Harrisburg (December 5, 2017) –  Leslie Meck, Senior Vice President, Chief Retail Officer at Centric Bank recently accepted the position of assistant director of the Pennsylvania Bankers Association School of Banking. She will serve a one-year term, followed by one year as the director of the School.

In her position as Assistant Director, Meck will serve alongside the director and will be a mentor to the students as well as help vet the faculty and the curriculum. Meck previously served on the School’s advisory committee for three years. The School of Banking provides an overview of the general banking environment and internal bank management functions to its students.

As the assistant director of the school she will also serve on the Professional Development Policy Committee.

“We are very proud to have Leslie Meck advance to leadership in the PA Bankers Association School of Banking. It is important for the professionals and leaders of our financial institution to share their knowledge and expertise and make an impact in educating the future leaders in banking,” said Patricia (Patti) A. Husic, President & CEO of Centric Bank.

Meck has held the position of Chief Retail Officer at Centric Bank since 2011 and has over 30 years of experience in the banking industry. In 2016 she was recognized nationally for her role in one of five “Top Teams” in U.S. Banking by American Banker, an award she shared with the four other women who comprise the senior leadership team at Centric Bank.

Leslie is currently serving on the Advisory Board of the Harrisburg Salvation Army and has been Co-Chair for the United Way of the Capital Region’s Day of Caring for ten years. She is also on the Executive Leadership Team and Circle of Red for the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign.

“We are honored to have Leslie Meck join the leadership team for our School of Banking,” said Duncan Campbell, president & CEO of the Pennsylvania Bankers Association. “Leslie’s accomplishments and devotion to her community and to the industry make her an excellent choice to help guide and positively influence the curriculum, as well as inspire the next generation banker.”

About Centric Bank

A three-time Best Places to Work and named a Top 50 Fastest-Growing Companies for five years, Centric Bank is headquartered in south central Pennsylvania with assets of $533 million and remains a leader in organic loan growth in central Pennsylvania. A locally owned, locally loaned community bank, Centric Bank provides highly competitive and pro-growth financial services to businesses, professionals, individuals, families, and the health care and agricultural industries. With a Five-Star Bauer Financial Rating, Centric Bank was named a Top 100 SBA 7(a) Lender in the United States in 2016 and ranked #2 in approved SBA 7(a) loans in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. As of September 30, 2017, the bank continues to rank #2 in the SBA’s Eastern District of Pennsylvania for SBA 7(a) loan volume.

Founded in 2007, Pennsylvania-based Centric Bank has financial centers located in Harrisburg, Hershey, Mechanicsburg, and Camp Hill, and loan production offices in Lancaster and suburban Philadelphia. To learn more about Centric Bank, call 717.657.7727 or visit CentricBank.com. Connect with them on Twitter at @CentricBank and Facebook at Centric Bank.

About Pennsylvania Bankers Association

The Pennsylvania Bankers Association, located in Harrisburg, is the state’s leading banking trade association representing an expansive and diverse membership. The Association offers extensive continuing education programs, government relations representation on behalf of the industry, and provides numerous products and services for banks and their employees.

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