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Officers & Directors

Board of Directors

Gerard (Jerry) A. Champi
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gerard A. Champi was elected to the Board of Directors of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank on July 01, 2016. Mr. Champi serves as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Champi is a member of the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. Mr. Champi joined FNCB Bank in 1991 and has over 30 years banking experience. Mr. Champi is a 1982 graduate of Pennsylvania State University where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Mr. Champi received his MBA from Wilkes University in 1989. Mr. Champi currently serves as President of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council Boy Scouts of America; Lackawanna Blind Association board member; Saint Joseph’s Center board member; Past President of the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; Past President of the Luzerne County Community College Foundation Board of Directors. Mr. Champi is a Penn State Worthington Scranton Campus Advisory Board Member and a lifetime member of Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association.
Dominick L. DeNaples
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Mr. Dominick L. DeNaples is an Independent Director and Chairman of the Board of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank. Mr. DeNaples is Chairman of the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. He has been a director of the Bank since 1987, and previously served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company and the Bank from December 2009 until he was elected Chairman in May 2010. Mr. DeNaples is President of Rail Realty Corporation, Vice President of DeNaples Auto Parts Inc. and Vice President of Keystone Sanitary Landfill, Inc. Mr. DeNaples formerly served as Chairman of the Board of Lackawanna College and is currently Chairman of the Finance Committee and a member of the Board of Trustees of Lackawanna College. Mr. DeNaples is also Chairman of the Board and Finance of St. Joseph’s Center and the St. Joseph’s Foundation. Mr. DeNaples organized and was elected as a member of the Audit Committees of St. Joseph’s Auxiliary, St. Joseph’s Foundation and St. Joseph’s Center. Mr. DeNaples serves on the Board of Geisinger Health Services, Hospice of the Sacred Heart, and also on the Advisory Board of Penn State University – Worthington Scranton. He formerly served as President of the Council and Chairman of Finance of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council of Boy Scouts of America, and currently serves as a Board member. Mr. DeNaples also formerly served as Vice Chairman of the Board and Chairman of Finance of Scranton Preparatory School. Mr. DeNaples proudly served in the United States Army, Pennsylvania National Guard, and its elite Drill Team. Mr. DeNaples is a charter and Board member of Hospice of the Sacred Heart. Mr. DeNaples has been the recipient of numerous community and civic awards, including the Man of the Year Award of Lackawanna County and the Boy Scout of America’s Silver Beaver Award and the Boy Scout of America’s Annual Northeast Pennsylvania Distinguished Citizen Award. Dominick DeNaples currently serves as inspector and lecturer at the Lackawanna College Police Academy. Mr. DeNaples' extensive business background and years of community and charitable involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
Louis A. DeNaples, Jr., M.D.
VICE CHAIRMAN
Louis A. DeNaples, Jr., MD is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2008. Dr. DeNaples also serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of FNCB Bancorp Inc. (“Company”) and the Bank since 2013. Dr. DeNaples serves as a member of the Company’s Nominating and Governance, Audit, and Risk Management Committees, and is the Chairman of the Compensation Committee. Dr. DeNaples serves on the Boards of Goodwill Industries of Northeastern Pennsylvania and Scranton Preparatory School. Dr. DeNaples practices emergency medicine at Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton. Dr. DeNaples' understanding of the medical industry and considerable community and charitable involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
Joseph Coccia
Secretary
Joseph Coccia is a Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since July 1998. Mr. Coccia serves as Secretary of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. and the Bank since May 2015 and also serves as Chairman of the Company’s Risk Management Committee. Mr. Coccia serves on the boards of AllOne Charities and NEPA Highmark. Mr. Coccia also served on the LMDA Board. Mr. Coccia is President of Coccia Ford Lincoln, and President at Eastern Auto Exchange, Inc. Mr. Coccia's strong business background, knowledge of the automobile industry, and broad community involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
William G. Bracey
William G. Bracey is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since May 2014. Mr. Bracey serves as a member of the Company’s Audit, Compensation, and Nominating and Governance Committees. Mr. Bracey owns and operates two ShopRite Supermarkets, one in Daleville, Pennsylvania, and one in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania, as well as several retail businesses including an Ace Hardware Store, two NAPA Auto Parts Stores, two Hallmark Gold Crown Stores, and Plociniak Fuel Services. Mr. Bracey is an active member of several business and community organizations, including a current board member and past Chairman of the Pennsylvania Food Merchants, current board member of Johnson College, past board member and Chairman of Affiliated Foods, past board member and Co-Chairman of Associated Wholesale and past board member of Scranton Preparatory School. Mr. Bracey attended Keystone College. Mr. Bracey’s 40 years of entrepreneurial and corporate management experience, a strong network of community relationships and partnerships and significant knowledge of the retail business climate in the region qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
Joseph L. DeNaples, Esquire
Joseph L. DeNaples, Esquire is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2017. Mr. DeNaples also serves as a member of the Compensation and Nominating & Governance Committees. Mr. DeNaples is a partner at the law firm of Cipriani & Werner, PC. and is Senior Counsel and Director of Risk Management for Mount Airy Resort & Casino. Mr. DeNaples focuses his practice in banking, commercial litigation, real estate development, gaming law, lending and bankruptcy. Mr. DeNaples also serves as Solicitor for both the Lackawanna County Sheriff's Office and the County of Lackawanna Transit System Authority. Mr. DeNaples previously clerked for the Honorable Trish Corbett at the Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas and for the Honorable Correale Stevens at the Pennsylvania Superior Court. Mr. DeNaples is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Mr. DeNaples is a member of the Lackawanna County Bar Association. Mr. DeNaples currently serves on the board at the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council Boy Scouts of America and Saint Francis of Assisi Kitchen. Mr. DeNaples is also a member of the Columbus Day Association of Lackawanna County. Atty. DeNaples is a graduate of Scranton Preparatory School, the University of Scranton with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Villanova University School of Law with a Juris Doctor.
LOUIS A. DENAPLES
Louis A. DeNaples is a Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank. Mr. DeNaples is a member of the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. Mr. DeNaples has been a director of the Bank since 1972 and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank from 1988 and the Company from 1998 until he took a leave of absence from involvement with the Bank and the Company in February 2008. Mr. DeNaples resigned as a director of the Company effective May 12, 2012. Mr. DeNaples returned from the leave of absence in December 2013 to serve as a director of the Bank. On May 21, 2014 Mr. DeNaples was elected to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. DeNaples is President of DeNaples Auto Parts, Inc., President of Keystone Landfill, Inc., and Vice President of Rail Realty Corporation. Mr. DeNaples serves on the boards of AllOne Foundation, AllOne Charities, AllOne Health Resources, Allied Services Foundation, and Scranton Preparatory School. Mr. DeNaples serves as a citizen member on the Community Advisory Board for Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Mr. DeNaples is a past Chairman of the University of Scranton Board Of Trustees. Mr. DeNaples' extensive business background and years of community and charitable involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
Vithalbhai D. Dhaduk, M.D.
Vithalbhai D. Dhaduk, MD is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2017. Dr. Dhaduk also serves as a member of the Compensation and Director’s Loan Committees. Dr. Dhaduk is the Head of Neurology at Professional Neurological Associates in Dickson City and serves as Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Dr. Dhaduk is also an experienced entrepreneur in the field of pharmaceutical biotechnology, with expertise in research & development, manufacturing and marketing of biotechnology. Dr. Dhaduk currently serves on a number of boards including Chairman of Dap Dhaduk 1-8; President and Chairman, Apicore LLC; Chairman, Caritas International Trading Inc.; President and Chairman, Caritas Real Estate Group; President and Chairman, Core Hospitality LLC; Chairman, Global Pharma Analytics; President and Chairman, Somahlution; President and Chairman, Star Real Estate LLC; President and Chairman, Core Pharma, LLC; and Chairman, Geo Natural Energy. Dr. Dhaduk is a graduate of M.P. Shah Medical College where he received Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees. Dr. Dhaduk is a member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, Lackawanna County Medical Society, American Medical Association, MS Society, Parkinson’s Support Group, National Headache Foundation, Alzheimer’s Support Group and Who’s Who Registry. Dr. Dhaduk also serves as a cultural ambassador for Indian culture as chairman of Saurashtra Patel Cultural Samaj.
Keith W. Eckel
Keith W. Eckel is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2014. Mr. Eckel also serves on the Company’s Audit, Nominating and Governance, and Risk Management Committees, as well as the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. Mr. Eckel is the sole owner and CEO of Fred W. Eckel Sons and serves as President of Eckel Farms, Inc. Mr. Eckel is a past Chairman and member of the Board of Allied Group Inc., a subsidiary of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, and is a past Board Chairman of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 insurance provider. Mr. Eckel previously served on the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development, which advises the U.S. Agency for International Development on agricultural priorities and issues. He is the former President of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau. Mr. Eckel was also a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of Gartmore Global Asset Management Trust, and he is an emeritus trustee of Pennsylvania State University. Mr. Eckel attended Keystone Junior College, Dickinson College and Penn State University. Mr. Eckel is highly knowledgeable in all aspects of agribusiness. Mr. Eckel’s strong business background, extensive understanding of the insurance industry, and community and charitable involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
Kathleen McCarthy Lambert, CPA
Kathleen McCarthy Lambert, CPA is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2017. Mrs. Lambert also serves as a member of the Company’s Audit and Risk Management Committees. Mrs. Lambert is an owner of McCarthy Tire Service Company and subsidiaries where she serves as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Mrs. Lambert also currently serves on a number of boards including Vice Chairman of the Board, King’s College; Chairman of the Board, Wilkes-Barre General Hospital; Chairman of the Board, Northeast Sight Services; Scranton Diocesan Finance Council, Beatrice Eck Foundation, and the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business and Industry. In addition to her board memberships, she is actively involved in fundraising activities for numerous non-profit organizations, including the United Way, American Heart Association, St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen, King’s College, the Catholic Youth Center, Holy Redeemer High School, John Heinz Rehab, Big Brothers/Big Sisters and Volunteers in Medicine. Mrs. Lambert is a past recipient of the Athena Award and Top 25 Business Women in NEPA award. Mrs. Lambert is a graduate of King’s College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Business Administration and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Thomas J. Melone, CPA
Thomas J. Melone, CPA, is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 2011. Mr. Melone serves as a member of the Company’s Compensation and Nominating and Governance Committees, and is Chairman of the Audit Committee. Mr. Melone also serves on the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. Mr. Melone is a partner in the Albert B. Melone Company Certified Public Accountants, a leading provider of accounting, tax and consulting services throughout the Northeastern Pennsylvania region. Mr. Melone leads the firm’s Tax Preparation and Advisory Services line as well as its Small Business Advisory and Consulting Services business line. Additionally, Mr. Melone has extensive experience in the financial management of public school districts operating in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Mr. Melone is an active member of several professional, business and community organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) and the Allied Services Board, specifically serving as Chairman of the Allied Services Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine and the John Heinz Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, and as Vice Chairman of the Allied Services Foundation. Mr. Melone has previously served as an Advisory Board member for Landmark Community Bank. Mr. Melone is a 1980 graduate of King’s College where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. Mr. Melone’s community involvement and extensive business and accounting background qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.
John P. Moses, Esquire
John P. Moses, Esquire is an Independent Director of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank since 1999. Mr. Moses also serves as a member of the Company’s Audit and Compensation Committees and is Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee. Mr. Moses has served as the Chairman of BlueCross of Northeastern Pennsylvania since 1997 and as an attorney in private practice since 1971, including as Of Counsel at the law firm of Cozen O’Connor since 2009. Mr. Moses has been a director of the Company and the Bank since 1999. During his career, he also has served as chair of the Northeast Pennsylvania Heart Association and as Chairman and President of the Board of Governors of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (“St. Jude”), and as Chief Executive Officer for ALSAC, the fundraising arm of St. Jude. Mr. Moses also has had a distinguished career in public service, having served as a member of state commissions and as counsel to various state and local judicial, executive, legislative and administrative offices and non-profits. Mr. Moses has received numerous awards for his contributions in public service, business, the law and charitable causes, including the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. Mr. Moses serves on the boards of Villanova University School of Law and Highmark, Inc. Mr. Moses also serves as Chairman on the boards of AllOne Foundation, AllOne Charities and AllOne Health Resources. Mr. Moses previously served on the board of The Commonwealth Medical College (TCMC). Admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and before the U.S. Supreme Court, Mr. Moses is a graduate of King’s College and the Villanova University School of Law, and has received an honorary doctorate degree from Christian Brothers University. Atty. Moses' extensive corporate and legal background, his knowledge of the medical industry, and community and charitable involvement qualifies him to serve as a director of the Company and the Bank.

Executive Management

Gerard (Jerry) A. Champi
Gerard (Jerry) A. Champi
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gerard (Jerry) A. Champi Gerard A. Champi was elected to the Board of Directors of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (“Company”) and FNCB Bank on July 01, 2016. Mr. Champi serves as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Champi is a member of the Bank’s Directors’ Loan Committee. Mr. Champi joined FNCB Bank in 1991 and has over 30 years banking experience. Mr. Champi is a 1982 graduate of Pennsylvania State University where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Mr. Champi received his MBA from Wilkes University in 1989. Mr. Champi currently serves as President of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council Boy Scouts of America; Lackawanna Blind Association board member; Saint Joseph’s Center board member; Past President of the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; Past President of the Luzerne County Community College Foundation Board of Directors. Mr. Champi is a Penn State Worthington Scranton Campus Advisory Board Member and a lifetime member of Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association.
James M. Bone Jr., CPA
James M. Bone Jr., CPA
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
James M. Bone Jr., CPA James M. Bone, Jr., CPA, is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) of FNCB Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) and of FNCB Bank. Prior to his appointment as CFO, he served as Chief Information Officer of the Bank since May 2010. Mr. Bone has been an employee of the Bank since 1986 serving in various senior management positions. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Bone served as an accountant with J.H. Williams & Co. of Kingston, Pennsylvania. Mr. Bone is a graduate of King’s College, and a licensed certified public accountant in Pennsylvania.
Mary Griffin Cummings, Esq.
Mary Griffin Cummings, Esq.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Mary Griffin Cummings, Esq. Mary Griffin Cummings is a Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Bank, a position she has held since October 1, 2012. Prior to joining the Bank, she was Associate General Counsel, Resident Counsel and General Counsel for Wyoming Valley Health Care System, Inc. (“WVHCS”), a large health care system located in Wilkes-Barre, PA, from May 2000 to May 2009. Ms. Cummings practiced law both in her own private practice as well as with one of the largest law firms in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Ms. Cummings graduated from the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She earned her Juris Doctorate from the Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, PA. Ms. Cummings is a licensed attorney and admitted to practice law in the Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Brian C. Mahlstedt
Brian C. Mahlstedt
Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer
Brian C. Mahlstedt Brian C. Mahlstedt is Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer of FNCB Bank. As Chief Lending Officer, he leads FNCB's commercial lending and business development teams, as well as develops and manages business relationships with the Bank's commercial customers. Mr. Mahlstedt has more than 30 years of in-depth credit administration, commercial lending and management experience. He is a graduate of Bloomsburg University with a degree in accounting, has studied commercial lending analysis at New York University and attended the Pennsylvania Bankers Association Commercial Lending School.
Cathy J. Conrad
Cathy J. Conrad
Senior Vice President, Credit Administration Officer
Cathy J. Conrad Cathy J. Conrad is Senior Vice President, Credit Administration Officer of FNCB Bank. Ms. Conrad joined FNCB Bank in 1995 and held the positions of Staff Auditor II, Credit Analyst, Senior Credit Analyst, Credit Department Manager and Credit Administration Manager before being appointed Chief Credit Administration Officer in 2013. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s in Business Administration from Wilkes University. She is also a graduate of the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking.
Aaron J. Cunningham
Aaron J. Cunningham
Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
Aaron J. Cunningham
Richard D. Drust
Richard D. Drust
Senior Vice President, Retail Banking Officer
Richard D. Drust Richard D. Drust is Senior Vice President, Retail Banking Officer at FNCB Bank. As Retail Banking Officer, he leads FNCB's retail banking sales and service teams. Prior to joining the Bank in 2014, Mr. Drust had more than 15 years of experience in leadership and sales positions with two community banks serving Northeastern Pennsylvania. He is active in several community organizations and currently serves on the board of directors for Arc of Luzerne County and Wyoming Valley Challenger Little League.
Mary Ann Gardner, CRCM
Mary Ann Gardner, CRCM
Senior Vice President, Compliance Officer
Mary Ann Gardner, CRCM Mary Ann Gardner is Senior Vice President, Compliance Officer of FNCB Bank with responsibility for overseeing the Bank’s Compliance, CRA and BSA programs. Ms. Gardner joined FNCB Bank in 1976 holding positions in Deposit and Loan Operations before joining the Compliance Department in 1985. She has completed numerous banking courses through the American Institute of Banking, is a graduate of the American Banking Association (ABA) National Compliance School and Graduate School of Risk Management and is a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM). She is currently a member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Compliance Officer’s Roundtable (COR).
Dawn D. Gronski
Dawn D. Gronski
Senior Vice President, Human Resources Officer
Dawn D. Gronski Dawn D. Gronski is Senior Vice President, Human Resources Officer for FNCB Bank, a position she has held since March 2017. Ms. Gronski has been an employee of the Bank since 1998. Her previous roles include Vice President and Compensation and Benefits Officer from April 2013 to March 2017; Assistant Vice President and Payroll/HRIS Administrator from June 2010 to March 2013. Ms. Gronski serves as the treasurer of the Scranton Civic Ballet Company and has served as member of its board since 2009.
Ronald S. Honick, Jr., CPA, CIA
Ronald S. Honick, Jr., CPA, CIA
Senior Vice President, Operations & Technology Services Officer
Ronald S. Honick, Jr., CPA, CIA Ronald S. Honick, Jr. is Senior Vice President, Operations & Technology Services Officer. He previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Audit Officer. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Honick was a Financial Analyst in the technical accounting department of a global manufacturing company where he was responsible for evaluating the impact of accounting pronouncements and responsible for various aspects of the Company's SEC filings. From 1999 to 2008, Mr. Honick was a public accountant, primarily focused in the Banking and Small Business sectors. He graduated Wilkes University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and is currently licensed as a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Internal Auditor.
Lisa L. Kinney
Lisa L. Kinney
Senior Vice President, Retail Lending Officer
Lisa L. Kinney Lisa L. Kinney is a Senior Vice-President/Retail Lending Officer of FNCB Bank. Ms. Kinney serves as a member of numerous committees: SOX404 Steering, OCC, ITAC, Product Development, ALCO, Compliance, CRA and Corporate Disclosure. Ms. Kinney attended Penn State University and the American Institute of Banking. Ms. Kinney possesses over 25+ years of Retail Lending banking experience. Current member and Past President of the Dunmore Lions Club.
William A. McGuigan
William A. McGuigan
Senior Vice President, Audit Officer
William A. McGuigan William A. McGuigan is Senior Vice President, Audit Officer of FNCB. Prior to joining the Bank in 2012, Mr. McGuigan spent 30 years in public accounting serving the Banking and Small Business sectors. He has also spent 10 years leading corporate audit and accounting departments. He graduated from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut earning a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and is currently licensed as a Certified Public Accountant.
Stephanie A. Westington, CPA
Stephanie A. Westington, CPA
Senior Vice President, Controller
Stephanie A. Westington, CPA Stephanie A. Westington, CPA, is Senior Vice President, Controller of FNCB with responsibility for overseeing the accounting function within the Bank as well as the financial, regulatory, and SEC reporting for the Bank and Holding Company. Prior to joining FNCB in 2012, she had more than 20 years of experience in financial accounting, including nearly 15 years in leadership positions at community banks serving Northeastern Pennsylvania. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s in Finance from the University of Scranton. She is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and an active member of the Rotary Club of the Abingtons.

Advisory Board

Leonard A. Brenner
Kate Daye
Neal DeAngelo III
Samuel A. Falcone, Jr., Esq
Patrick J. Fricchione, MD
Francis J. Hoegen, Esq
Linda L. Malinowski
Sean C. McGrath
Michelene Pagnotti
Robert S. Tamburro
Kenneth J. Temborski
Larry A. Wiersch