Deborah Unflat Graduates from PA Bankers Leadership Institute
Deborah L. Unflat, Vice President Marketing at The Dime Bank, recently graduated from the 2017-18 PA Bankers Leadership Institute.
Through six two-day sessions over 18 months, the PA Bankers Leadership Institute utilizes a multi-dimensional leadership training model, which takes participants “behind the curtain” to examine the success that comes from a strong organizational culture and assess how it relates to performance, leadership, engagement and communication to achieve results. Participants are guided by banking leadership experts, including Dr. Linda Eagle, president and co-founder of Global Bankers Institute, and Dennis Budinich, senior vice president, chief culture officer at Investors Bank.
“The Pennsylvania Bankers Association is proud to continually offer the PA Bankers Leadership Institute,” said Duncan Campbell, PA Bankers’ president & CEO. “Through its unique model, the program develops leaders who will sustain, maintain and grow Pennsylvania’s banking industry, which is vital to the economic future of the commonwealth.”
Unflat has been with The Dime Bank for almost 20 years. As the vice president of marketing she oversees the development, management, and implementation of marketing programs and materials to support the organization’s strategic plans & objectives. Unflat has organizational responsibility in leadership, planning, goal setting, and supporting a positive culture. Unflat is a graduate of New York University where she studied Finance and International Business. She also holds several additional leadership certificates as well as certificates in banking programs from the Central Atlantic School of Banking and the American Bankers Association.
The Dime Bank President and Chief Executive Officer Gary C. Beilman stated, “Deb’s professionalism, dedication, and enthusiasm demonstrate the attributes that make her a perfect choice for higher leadership within our organization. Her position is demanding, requiring her to research and understand current market trends, changing consumer needs, and bank regulations. In this complex banking environment, it is important to continue learning throughout one’s career. We are proud of Deb for strengthening our ranks with her increased knowledge.”
PA Bankers has been bringing banks and bankers together for more than 120 years to learn, grow, serve and engage with their peers, communities and lawmakers. The association has built a strong reputation as a leading advocate for pro-banking policies at the state and federal levels, as well as the delivery of quality education, products and services for banks of all sizes and their employees.
The Dime Bank has been helping customers meet their financial needs since 1905. Serving its primary market of Northeast Pennsylvania, the bank offers a full array of financial services and solutions. Community banking yields community benefits. For more information on The Dime Bank, visit www.thedimebank.com. Member FDIC.
Source: The Dime Bank / October 15, 2018