People on the Move
Susquehanna retail market manager Kimberly Smith, a resident of Kingsley, has been promoted to vice president. Smith joined the bank in 2001 and has taken on positions of increasing responsibility, including managing the Great Bend and New Milford offices. She was promoted to assistant vice president in 2016 and now oversees the bank’s branch network in Susquehanna County with responsibility for managing the service, performance and development of her branch teams.
The organization has appointed Philip P. Condron as its board chairman for fiscal years 2018-2020. He is CEO
of Condron Media, a regional full-service advertising and public relations firm headquartered in Scranton.
He has operated the media firm for almost a quarter century. Previously, he served as the chief operating officer of one of the area’s largest advertising agencies after managing broadcast stations in the Northeast Pennsylvania market.
The organization has also appointed the following people to its board of directors:
Schuylkill County Commissioner George Halcovage, who is the president and
insurance agent at Morgan and Halcovage Insurance Agency in Minersville, which was established in 1950. Halcovage was elected as a Schuylkill County commissioner in 2012 and is currently in his second term. He serves on the board of the County Commissioners Association and chairs its Assessment and Taxation Committee. He also chairs the Republican Caucus of County Commissioners. Halcovage will serve as the secretary on the alliance’s Executive Committee.
William (Bill) Kerstetter,
who served as vice president and commercial loan officer at the Wayne Bank in Honesdale before his retirement in 2015. He will serve as the assistant treasurer on the Executive Committee.
Mary Frances Postupack, who is vice president for Economic Development and Entrepreneurship at East Stroudsburg University. She has over 20 years of experience in the areas of education, business and economic development. Postupack is a past president of the University Economic Development Association, a national organization representing higher education, and private and public economic development stakeholders. She will serve as the assistant secretary on the Executive Committee.
Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers
Board-certified psychiatrist Tuhin Gupta, M.D., has joined the team of providers at the Behavioral Health Center in Honesdale. Gupta treats adults, children and adolescents at the recently expanded outpatient facility located within the Stourbridge Professional Complex. In addition to behavioral health diagnoses, he also treats patients suffering from substance use disorders. Gupta is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
GUPTA Wayne Memorial
CONDRON NEPA Alliance
HALCOVAGE NEPA Alliance
POSTUPACK NEPA Alliance
KERSTETTER NEPA Alliance
SMITH NBT Bank