People: Peoples Financial Services Corp (PFIS.OQ)
Mr. James B. Nicholas is Independent Director of Peoples Financial Services Corp and Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company in connection with the consummation of the Penseco merger in November 2013. Prior to that, he served as a director of Penseco Financial Services Corporation and Penn Security Bank and Trust Company since 1981. The Company has concluded that Mr. Nicholas is qualified to serve as a director of the Company as a result of his substantial small company management experience, particularly within the region in which the Bank conducts its business, and his familiarity with the operations of the former Penn Security Bank and Trust Company. Mr. Nicholas has served as the President of D.G. Nicholas Co., a wholesale auto parts company located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, since 1990. Through his oversight of D.G. Nicholas Co., Mr. Nicholas is able to obtain insight regarding the local business and consumer environment that is valuable to the Board of Directors in its oversight of the Company’s and Bank’s operations. His service as a director of Penseco and Penn Security has enabled him to develop a knowledge of their former operations, which is beneficial to the Company’s Board.
|Total Annual Compensation,||--|
|Restricted Stock Award,||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans,||--|
|Fiscal Year Total,||--|