Citizens & Northern Bank’s Susan Evans and Charles H. Updegraff, Jr. have been recognized for serving 40 or more years in the banking industryPosted Tuesday, 29 July 2014 01:38 | Filed under C&N News
WELLSBORO, PA – Citizens & Northern Bank’s Susan Evans and Charles H. Updegraff, Jr. have been recognized for serving 40 or more years in the banking industry. They were honored at the Pennsylvania Bankers Association (PBA) Group 4 meeting held in Williamsport. The 40-Year Club consists of bankers completing 40 or more years of service in Pennsylvania’s banking industry.
Evans is a Credit Analyst in C&N’s Jersey Shore office. She began her banking career in 1973 with Fidelity National Bank of Pennsylvania, predecessor to Santander Bank. She worked as secretary to the vice president and president, as a credit analyst, loan review officer and commercial lender. She is treasurer of the Transitional Living Center, Inc. and a volunteer with Susquehanna Health Systems. She and her husband, Raymond, have two children and two granddaughters and live in Williamsport.
Updegraff, C&N Chairman, President and CEO, began his banking career in 1972 with Citizens Trust Company, headquartered in Coudersport. He served as Chairman, President and CEO of Citizens Trust until its merger with Citizens & Northern in 2007. From 2007 until January 2010, he served as Citizens & Northern’s executive vice president and chief operating officer, prior to being named C&N Chairman, President and CEO in January of 2010.
He is active in his community serving as a board member and treasurer of Charles Cole Memorial Hospital, previously serving as Cole’s board chairman. He is president of Coudersport Golf Club and previously served as a member of the council of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and American Bankers Associations and has served in numerous offices within those organizations.
Updegraff, his wife, Kimberly, and their daughter live in Coudersport.
Citizens & Northern Bank is a local, independent community bank providing complete financial, investment and insurance services through 26 full service offices throughout Cameron, Potter, McKean, Tioga, Bradford, Sullivan and Lycoming counties in Pennsylvania and in Canisteo and Hornell, NY in Steuben County. C&N can be found on the worldwide web at www.cnbankpa.com. The Company’s stock is listed on NASDAQ Capital Market Securities under the symbol CZNC.
Susan Evans, center, left photo, and Charles H. Updegraff, Jr., center, right photo, receive their 40-year recognition certificates from PBA Group 4 First Vice Chairman J. Donald Steele, Jr. and PBA Chairperson Patricia A. Husic.