JESSICA NESTER has joined NBT Bank as branch manager of its Rome Westgate office. She has nearly 15 years of financial-services experience. Throughout her career, she has held positions with Rome Teachers Federal Credit Union and MetLife, most recently serving as branch manager of M&T Bank’s Mohawk Acres office. Nester earned a bachelor’s degree from Cazenovia College and a master’s degree from Utica College.
LANAE KLINGENSMITH has come aboard to lead NBT Bank’s Clinton team. She joins NBT from M&T Bank, where she most recently served as VP and senior branch manager of the Whitesboro office. Her previous experience also includes roles with First Niagara/Key Bank. Klingensmith is a 2015 Leadership Mohawk Valley graduate.
LORI ALDERWICK is the new Whitesboro branch manager at NBT Bank. She brings more than 23 years of banking experience, including previous roles with M&T Bank and Bank of America. Her experience includes leading a branch team, customer service, as well as research and adjustments. Alderwick attended Utica College and holds a New York State life-insurance license.