John M. Tolomer
John M. Tolomer has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Westchester Bank Holding Corporation and The Westchester Bank since November 2008. Mr. Tolomer has worked in the commercial banking field since 1977. He worked for Citibank and The Bank of New York for more than 25 years and served in various senior management positions in both commercial and retail banking. In 2003, Mr. Tolomer joined Commerce Bank to spearhead its de novo expansion into the Westchester market where he was responsible for rapidly building a strong franchise for the bank. In 2005, he was named President of Commerce/Florida and was responsible for establishing the Florida market.
Mr. Tolomer presently serves on the Board of the New York Bankers Association, and is a member of the New York State Department of Financial Services Advisory Board. A proponent of community involvement, Mr. Tolomer is a past member of the Board of Directors of The Westchester County Association, The Leukemia Society , The Hudson River Museum and The United Way. He also served in an advisory capacity to the Food Bank and Leake and Watts. Mr. Tolomer previously served as Co-Chairman for the March of Dimes Westchester March for Babies. Mr. Tolomer is a lifelong resident of Westchester County and resides in Chappaqua with his wife.