Mid Penn Bank Hires Longtime Central Pennsylvania Banking Executive Rob Jones

Posted on Oct 4th, 2017

40-year industry veteran involved in a number of high-profile, historic projects

Mid Penn Bank today announced the appointment of Robert S. Jones as senior vice president and senior corporate banking officer. In his new role, Jones will be supporting Mid Penn’s corporate banking group in the development of new and the expansion of existing business relationships.

Jones brings with him more than 40 years of experience as a banking executive in Central Pennsylvania. Most notably, he served as president of the Capital Division of Fulton Bank from 1999 to 2014. Prior to that, he served in various executive positions with Dauphin Deposit/Allfirst Bank and Hamilton/CoreStates Bank in Harrisburg.

During his time in local banking, he was involved in a number of high-profile projects, including the construction of the PennDOT Riverfront Office Center, Hamilton Health Center and Harrisburg University, and the extensive renovation of the Harrisburg Area YMCA.

“As one of the most respected banking executives in the Central Pennsylvania region, it is an honor to have Rob join our team,” said Mid Penn Bank President and CEO Rory G. Ritrievi. “His knowledge, leadership, passion for community banking and drive to cultivate relationships makes him a strong asset to our organization.”

A resident of Camp Hill, Jones most recently served as director of business advisory and development services for Brown Shultz Sheridan & Fritz.

“Community banking in Central Pennsylvania has always played a vital role in growing our local economy, and I’m so proud to be part of it with Mid Penn Bank,” said Jones. “I couldn’t be happier to join a long-respected institution that has been committed to this community for 150 years. I look forward to being a part of the bank’s continued growth and making a direct impact in the markets it serves.”

Jones serves on the board of the Harrisburg Area YMCA (immediate past chair) and the Governance Committee of the United Way of the Capital Region (past board chair), as well as several nonprofit foundation boards.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Dickinson College.

About Mid Penn Bank

Mid Penn Bank, subsidiary of Mid Penn Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: MPB), has been serving Central Pennsylvania since 1868. Headquartered in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, Mid Penn Bank has 23 retail locations in Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Luzerne, Northumberland and Schuylkill counties. The bank offers a diverse portfolio of products and services to meet the personal and business banking needs of the community. To learn more about Mid Penn Bank, visit midpennbank.com.