Thursday May 9, 2019

Pathfinder Bank Names Vice President, Business Development Officer

Alison X. Ha set to strengthen business relationships

    Alison X. Ha

    Alison X. Ha has been named vice president, business development officer at Pathfinder Bank, according to Ronald G. Tascarella, vice president, team leader.


    In her new role at Pathfinder Bank, Ha will develop and maintain business relationships with potential and existing customers, both commercial and real estate.


    Ha will be accountable for the identification of risk inherent in loan transactions, providing ideal credit structure and approval of loan requests.


    “Alison’s prior experience in lending and customer service will be extremely valuable in her new position at Pathfinder Bank,” said Tascarella. “Her extensive community involvement in the Syracuse and surrounding areas will be a tremendous asset toward our continued growth in Onondaga County.”


    Ha brings with her two decades worth of experience in commercial lending. Prior to her time at Pathfinder Bank, Ha served as senior commercial loan officer for Visions Federal Credit Union.


    She is a graduate of Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Business and holds a master’s degree in business administration. Ha also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Union College, Schenectady.


    Ha serves as vice president of the Whitman School of Management’s Alumni Club. She lives in Cicero with her husband, Marcus, and two children, Donovan and Chloe.


    In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, spending time with her family and basketball.


    Pathfinder Bank is a New York state-chartered commercial bank headquartered in Oswego, whose deposits are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc, (NASDAQ SmallCap Market; symbol: PBHC, listing: PathBcp).


    The bank has 10 full-service offices located in its market areas consisting of Oswego and Onondaga counties.