HYDE PARK — Rhinebeck Bank announces that Sharon Whiteley has been promoted to branch manager. In her new role, she will be managing the bank’s Hyde Park branch location in Dutchess County.
Whiteley began her career with Rhinebeck Bank in 2008 as a senior teller and worked her way up to management. With more than 10 years of banking experience, she formerly served as assistant branch manager in Hyde Park, as well as sales & service manager and branch team leader in the Rhinebeck branch. Whiteley has an Associate’s Degree in communications from Dutchess Community College and an Associate’s Degree in film production from Full Sail University. She is also an active member of the Roosevelt Vanderbilt Historical Society.
Whiteley strives to go above and beyond to ensure that all of her customers receive the best service possible. She says, “I take pride in providing Rhinebeck Bank customers with outstanding customer service, while also helping them obtain their financial goals.” Whiteley possesses not only the skills to be successful in her role, but the compassion and dedication to serve her customers and her community. She notes, “Rhinebeck Bank stands out from the rest because we recognize the importance of being active in the community we serve.” She enjoys giving back to the community by volunteering for the Dutchess County SPCA.
Whiteley resides in the Hudson Valley and loves every minute that she gets to spend time with family and friends. In her free time she also enjoys gardening, swimming, hiking, and cooking.