Bank Appoints John VanNatten Regional Market Leader
GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (November 3, 2020) — Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the appointment of John VanNatten to Regional Market Leader for the Adirondack Region.
Mr. VanNatten will oversee the Essex and Clinton county market areas for the bank. The position interacts with all lines of business in the region including retail branches and the business development teams.
“As a Regional Market Leader, John will assume a leadership role in the company representing the Adirondack Region with responsibilities that include future growth, expansion opportunities and community engagement,” said Marc Yrsha, Senior Vice President and Director of Relationship Banking.
“For nearly 20 years John has supported Glens Falls National Bank’s growth and commitment to the Plattsburgh community. He embodies the definition of a community banker,” Yrsha added.
Mr. VanNatten joined the bank in 2000 as a Branch Manager in Plattsburgh. He previously worked for many years at HSBC/Marine Midland in commercial and retail banking.
Mr. VanNatten currently serves as Chair of the North Country Workforce Development Board and North Country Workforce Partnership. He is past Chair of the North Country Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, past Chair of Mountain Lake PBS, and Lt. Governor of the Kiwanis Adirondack Division. Additionally Mr. VanNatten is a member of the Clinton County Industrial Development Agency and current member and past President of the Plattsburgh Noon Kiwanis.
Mr. VanNatten was recognized in 2019 with the Business Person of the Year Award by the North Country Chamber of Commerce.
Part of the Arrow family of companies, Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company provides banking, wealth management and insurance through 29 locations. Glens Falls National Bank is rated a 5-Star Superior institution by BauerFinancial.