NORWICH, NY (MARCH 8, 2023) – NBT Bank Chief Credit and Risk Officer Amy Wiles announced that Jeffrey Delepine has been promoted to Senior Director of Enterprise Risk Management and Kristina Berck has joined NBT as its new Chief Compliance Officer.

“As NBT continues to expand and grow our business lines, Jeffrey and Kristina will play key roles in overseeing the increasing scope and complexity of our risk management programs,” Wiles said.

Delepine joined NBT in 2014 as Chief Compliance Officer, with 15 years of previous banking and compliance experience. From 2020 to 2022, Delepine also served as the Chief Diversity Officer, guiding NBT along its diversity, equity and inclusion journey. In this new role, he has responsibility for building out and maturing NBT’s Enterprise Risk Management, Community Reinvestment Act and Data Governance programs. Delepine earned his bachelor’s degree at San Jose State University in California and his credentials as a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager through the American Bankers Association.

Berck brings more than 15 years of experience in multiple financial services industries to her position. She will take over responsibility for ensuring compliance with existing regulations and ensuring the company’s processes and controls evolve to comply with new requirements in the financial industry’s ever-changing regulatory environment. Berck earned her bachelor’s degree from Texas Woman’s University, her Juris Doctorate from St. Mary’s University School of Law, and her Master of Laws in Transnational Business Law from the McGeorge School of Law at The University of the Pacific.

Jeffrey Delepine and Kristina Berck

Jeffrey Delepine (Top), Kristina Berck (Bottom)

About NBT Bank

NBT Bank offers personal banking, business banking and wealth management services from locations in seven states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine and Connecticut. The bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, NY. NBT Bancorp had assets of $13.44 billion as of March 31, 2024 and is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB. More information about NBT is available online at www.nbtbank.com. Member FDIC.

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