1ST SUMMIT BANK is proud to announce the appointment of Ms. Jennifer Rankin as Assistant Vice President & Business Intelligence Analyst.

With over 17 years of experience in software administration, database development, and market analysis, Ms. Rankin will play an essential role in the implementation of the Bank’s strategic plan.

As 1st Summit Bank focuses on innovation, efficiency, and growth in 2021, she will be vital in helping the Bank reach its goals.

“We’re so excited to have Jennifer on board,” said Karen Mento, Chief Administrative Officer. “She brings expertise to the bank that will help us develop systems and reporting tools as well as explore our markets and deepen our relationships, allowing us to better serve our customers and our communities.” 

Ms. Rankin holds a Bachelor of Science in Management with a minor in Computer Science and Mathematics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She serves as a board member of the Shannock Valley Youth Football Organization and treasurer of the West Shamokin Quarterback Club. She also volunteers with the Elderton Young Olympians Wrestling Organization.



A true community bank for the past 97 years, 1st Summit Bank primarily focuses on relationship banking for both consumers and businesses within our region. Altogether, 1st Summit Bank provides banking, financial, and investment services throughout the counties of Cambria, Somerset, Indiana, Westmoreland, and Blair.

In 2020, 1st Summit Bank was chosen as one of the “Best Places to Work in PA” for the 20th consecutive year and was selected as one of the “Best Banks to Work For in the U.S.” by American Banker magazine.

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