SHIPPENSBURG, PA (August 20, 2019) – Orrstown Bank announced today that local banking industry veteran Thomas A. (Tom) Sychuk has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Director. In this role, Mr. Sychuk will be responsible for overseeing the bank’s commercial banking activities in the Maryland Market.

“We are delighted that Tom has joined the Orrstown Bank team,” said Christopher Holt, Executive Vice President and Maryland Market President of Orrstown.  “Tom brings a wealth of local experience and banking expertise to Orrstown.  We are confident that he will contribute greatly to our overall growth and success as we build the Orrstown brand and expand our presence throughout the region.  Orrstown is building significant momentum in the Maryland market, and throughout its footprint.”

Thomas A. Sychuk (Picture courtesy of Orrstown Bank)

Mr. Sychuk comes to Orrstown Bank from BB&T Bank, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President, Maryland CRE/LA&D Market Manager since 2016.  Prior to that, Mr. Sychuk was with PNC Bank as Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager in the metropolitan Baltimore area.  

He is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University with a Master of Science degree, and he received his Bachelor of Science degree from Towson University.  Mr. Sychuk has served in various leadership and volunteer roles for the Maryland Science Center and NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association.  He has also served as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Baltimore and as a guest lecturer for The Johns Hopkins University and Georgetown University.  He and his family reside in the Kingsville, Maryland community.

About the Company

With approximately $2.4 billion in assets, Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Orrstown Bank and Wheatland Advisors, Inc., provide a wide range of consumer and business financial services in Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Perry, and York Counties, Pennsylvania and Baltimore, Howard, Anne Arundel, and Washington Counties, Maryland and Baltimore City.  Orrstown Bank is an Equal Housing Lender and its deposits are insured up to the legal maximum by the FDIC.  Orrstown Financial Services, Inc.’s stock is traded on Nasdaq (ORRF).  For more information about Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. and Orrstown Bank, visit www.Orrstown.com. For more information about Wheatland Advisors, Inc., visit www.WheatlandAdvisors.com.

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