Hornell, N.Y.-based Steuben Trust Co. named John Eagleton president, effective June 19, The Buffalo (N.Y.) News reported June 9.
Eagleton is anticipated to ultimately assume CEO responsibilities after a transition from incumbent President and CEO Brenda Copeland, who is expected to remain CEO through the end of 2017. Copeland will continue to serve as board vice chair.
Eagleton's work experience includes serving as chief commercial lending officer at Evans Bank NA, a subsidiary of Evans Bancorp Inc.
It was also noted in the news article that Steuben Trust Co., a unit of Steuben Trust Corp., expects to open a branch in Clarence — its first in Erie County — around the end of 2017, which requires regulatory approval.