CFO Departure and Interim CFO Named

Published on December 10, 2021

Allison Hoffman
Vice President, Marketing & Customer Experience
Somerset Trust Company

Chief Financial Officer Departure and Interim Chief Financial Officer Named

SOMERSET, PA (December 9, 2021) – On December 3, 2021, David Hudak, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of Somerset Trust Holding Company and Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Somerset Trust Company, separated from service with those entities, effective as of such date. Hudak began working for Somerset Trust Company in 1997, serving in various capacities related to accounting and finance.

Jennifer Sheeler, current Vice President and Operations Officer of Somerset Trust Company, has been named as interim Chief Financial Officer and interim Treasurer of both Somerset Trust Holding Company and Somerset Trust Company, effective as of December 6, 2021. Sheeler has 14 years of experience with the organization and 5 years of experience in public accounting.

Sean Cook, CEO and President of Somerset Trust Company, is confident in Sheeler’s ability to serve in these new roles.

About Somerset Trust Holding Company

Somerset Trust Holding Company, the parent entity of Somerset Trust Company, is headquartered in Somerset, Pennsylvania. As a community bank, Somerset Trust Company represents a network of over 40 branches throughout Somerset, Cambria, Fayette, Westmoreland, and Bedford Counties in Pennsylvania, and Garrett and Allegany Counties in Maryland, as well as a loan production office in northern Virginia. The bank has been independent and locally managed since its establishment in 1889, and is one of the last independently owned banks in the region. Today, Somerset Trust Company maintains over $1.8 billion in assets and employs over 475 employees. In addition to consumer and commercial lending and deposit products, the bank offers Trust and Investment Management, an extensive ATM network including fee free use at over 55,000 ATMs, and award winning online and mobile banking for consumers and businesses. Somerset Trust is committed to providing excellent service and competitive products, as well as maintaining a high profile in the growth and economic development of the markets it serves.