STATEN ISLAND, NY, August 07, 2008 – Northfield Bank announced today that Julie DeStefano has joined Northfield as a Vice President. Ms. DeStefano will manage Northfield’s West Brighton branch located 741 Castelton Avenue, Staten Island, New York.
Prior to joining Northfield, Ms.DeStefano was a Vice President and Community Banking Manager for Staten Island Bank & Trust.
“Julie brings over 20 years of experience with a strong commitment to business development and customer relations to Northfield,” stated Robin Lefkowitz, Senior Vice President and Director of Business Development for Northfield Bank. “Her proven track record in the banking industry on Staten Island will be an important asset to Northfield as we continue to focus on the growth of new commercial and retail relationships.”
Ms. DeStefano is a strong supporter of charitable organizations on Staten Island and has generously given her time to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run, the Annual March of Dimes Walk-A-Thon, the March of Dimes John Franco Bowl-A-Thon, and the Annual March of Dimes Celebrity Golf Outing. She also serves as a Board Member and Treasurer for the West Brighton Local Development Corporation.
Ms. DeStefano is a licensed Insurance Agent and New York State Notary Public.
Julie resides in the Dongan Hills section of Staten Island, New York.
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