NORWICH, N.Y. (June 8, 2012) – NBT Bank Executive Vice President and Director of Human Resources Catherine Scarlett recently announced that Human Resource Generalist Amy Sherwood completed management training presented by the Human Resource Management School at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School of Banking.“Congratulations to Amy Sherwood for successfully completing this educational program,” Scarlett said. “At NBT Bank we are proud to support our employees’ efforts to pursue advanced training to add to their skills and remain current in their chosen field.” The Human Resources Management School provides human resource professionals with the foundation to tie together important issues in human resource management with an understanding of the business of banking. Designed specifically for human resource professionals in financial services, the program helps to expand knowledge of the banking industry and human resource management. Students also have the opportunity to learn from respected industry experts about today’s key issues in human resources management. NBT Bank offers personal banking, asset management and business services through a network of 132 banking locations in four states. NBT Bank operates from 97 locations in upstate New York, northwestern Vermont and western Massachusetts. NBT’s Pennstar Bank division operates from 35 locations in northeastern Pennsylvania. NBT Bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, N.Y. NBT Bancorp Inc. had assets of $5.8 billion as of March 31, 2012, and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB.