Prior to joining UCSB, Yewaisis held several leadership positions, most recently as Senior Managing Director of Sterling National Bankwhere he led a $2 billion division for the bank. Yewaisis also served as Vice President of Middle Market Lending at Provident Bank and held positions at the Bank of new York and KPMG International. Yewaisis received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Manhattan College and later attended St. Peter’s University, earning a master’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business administration.
In addition to his professional success, Yewaisis is also a prominent figure in his community, currently serving as President of Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH). JFK University Medical Center Foundation Board. Yewaisis is also a member of the HMH Network Foundation Board and the HMH Investment Committee.
Yewaisis’ commitment to giving back is an attribute he has already built into his work at UCSB by doubling the size of the Union County Savings Bank Charitable Foundation. The foundation works to provide financial assistance to people with low to moderate incomes (LMI) communities in union and Essex counties through grants from the bank. Priority areas for grantmaking include education and youth development, housing and neighborhood revitalization, and health and community initiatives.
In his new role at UCSB, Yewaisis also set out the intention to build the bank’s infrastructure, saying, “As we move forward into 2022, the UCSB team and I are working hard to implement new technologies to connect daily with our customers and grow. our management team to renew the customer experience. We will also offer new products and services designed to meet the growing needs of our diverse customer base while maintaining our 139-year commitment to safety, security and service.
Under Yewaisis’ leadership, the bank’s new bilingual website was launched in late January, and he is also actively leading the charge for the renovation of each of UCSB’s four facilities. New Jersey locations in Cranford, unionand two Elizabeth branches.
Yewaisis plans to launch several products and services to make UCSB more valuable to its customers, including business banking services and new technologies. He also plans to significantly expand the bank’s outreach and lending services in the communities it serves and invest in its employees through career development and education programs.
Even though Yewaisis is determined to move UCSB forward into the future, he will not overlook the deep history of the bank on which they have built a safe and solid reputation. He states, “I am committed to our continued tradition of dedication to our local communities, our customers, and our employees whose trust and confidence have helped UCSB maintain this position.”
For more information about Union County Savings Bank, visit UnionCountySavings.com. Applications for grants for the Union County Savings Bank Charitable Foundation may be directed to [email protected].
About Union County Savings Bank
Union County Savings Bank (“UCSB” or the “Bank”) exists for the benefit of its customers and employees, a position that has not changed since its founding in 1883. For many years, the Bank was considered the l one of the safest and strongest banks in United States and was ranked 8th at NJBIZ 2021 from New Jersey Main savings banks and associations list with annual filings of $1.63 billion. Its success can be attributed to the dedication of its employees and customers, whose trust and confidence have helped UCSB maintain this position.
UCSB provides financial services, including personal banking, loans, and business banking services for residents and businesses at four branches in Union County, New Jersey. The main office is located at Elizabeth, New Jersey, the county seat. Since its founding, the Bank has remained committed to generations of customers as a local bank with strong values and a safe place for their financial services needs. It is this legacy that helps preserve the Bank’s 139-year-old commitment to safety, security and service. For more information, visit UnionCountySavings.com.
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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY
Phone: (908) 354 4600 X105
SOURCE Union County Savings Bank