NCB’s Fiona Pendell and Terese Hamilton Assume New Roles

Hillsboro, Ohio (September 20, 2011) — NCB, a leading community bank in southwestern Ohio, announces that Fiona M. Pendell will resume duties as Residential and Consumer Loan Officer for the Highland County, Brown County and Blanchester areas and Terese Hamilton will expand her duties to include Branch Manager of the Fayetteville office. 

“We are pleased to have someone with Fiona’s knowledge and experience working with our loan customers and we are confident that Terese’s knowledge and retail banking expertise will be an invaluable asset in our Fayetteville community,” said Chris Goettke, Co-President of NCB Ohio.

In Mrs. Pendell’s new role, she will be responsible for assisting customers with first and second mortgages, home equity lines of credit and helping first-time homebuyers get grant money based on availability and eligibility.  She will also work directly with customers and real estate agents to assist them both in addressing their buyers’ financial needs. Mrs. Pendell has previously served as a Branch Manager for NCB’s Fayetteville Branch, which Ms. Hamilton will now be responsible for. 

In Ms. Hamilton’s new role, she will be responsible for the managing the full-service branch’s profitability, operations and executing strategic sales and marketing plans.  As Branch Manager, her expertise will undoubtedly benefit the Fayetteville community, providing a unique opportunity to work with a financial institution capable of meeting their current loan and deposit needs, and fully committed to serving them in this dynamic financial and economic environment. 

About NCB:

NCB is dedicated to strengthening communities nationwide through the delivery of banking and financial services, complemented by a special focus on cooperative expansion and economic development. Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Bank has offices in Alaska, California, New York, Ohio and Virginia. To learn more, visit, National Cooperative Bank on Facebook, or on Twitter @coopbanking.

 The NCB Financial Group consists of the Congressionally-chartered National Consumer Cooperative Bank (NCCB) and NCB, FSB, a federally insured savings bank wholly owned by NCCB. The NCB Financial Group provides financial products and services for the nation's cooperatives, their members, and socially responsible organizations.

The NCB Financial Group also works in a strategic alliance with NCB Capital Impact, a non-profit Community Development Financial Institution created under the same act of Congress as NCCB with particular focus on impacting low and moderate income communities.