EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
Tara L. French currently serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer for Northfield Bank. Tara is responsible for overseeing corporate governance, strategic planning, and risk management.
Ms. French graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Tara started her career as a Bank Examiner at the Federal Home Loan Bank of NY and continued with the Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS) until it was integrated with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). She served as an Assistant Deputy Comptroller in the New York Field Office where she supervised a portfolio of national banks and federal savings associations.
Tara is commissioned as a National Bank Examiner, Federal Thrift Regulator, Thrift Examiner, and Federal Trust Regulator.