Middletown, NY - June 30, 2014 – Timothy McCausland, Senior Vice
President / Chief Strategy Officer, Orange County Trust Company recently
graduated from the American Bankers Association Stonier Graduate School of
Banking in Philadelphia.
has given me an unparalleled
education from the best minds in financial services, as well as the chance to
exchange strategic ideas with my peers,” said McCausland.
Stonier is the ABA’s
national graduate school of banking, an intensive three-year program for bank
executives conducted in partnership with The Wharton School. Students hail from American and international
banks of all sizes, as well as state and federal regulatory agencies. This is
the school’s 79th year, and it was held June 5 - 12, 2014 at the University
is a key member of Orange County Trust and his training at Stonier will help us
create relevant, proactive solutions to the
everyday challenges our customers face,”
said Michael Gilfeather, President and
its inception in 1935, more than 20,000 students have followed a curriculum of
more than 45 courses and enjoyed networking opportunities with more than 500
fellow students. Between sessions, students keep up with trends by completing
additional extension and online coursework. The program culminates with the
Capstone Strategic Project, where students develop comprehensive business
projects for their financial institutions.
McCausland began his career with corporations in New York City, including
Northwestern Mutual Life, JP Morgan Chase, and Price Waterhouse Coopers. In
1994, he opened a law office in Roscoe, New York and continued in the private
practice of law until becoming the President of the Sullivan County Partnership
for Economic Development in Monticello, New York in 2007. He left the Sullivan
County Partnership in November of 2010 to join Orange County Trust Company.
also serves on the Board of Directors of the American Heart Association, Hudson
Valley Chapter, and is the Vice President of Development for the Community
Foundation of Orange and Sullivan Counties. He is a member of the New York
State Bar Association and the bar associations of Orange County, Sullivan
County and Dutchess County.