Lisa Marie Cathie Professional Studies Alumni Named 2013 Commencement Speaker
Lisa Marie Cathie, president and CEO of Ulster Savings Bank and a Marist Professional Studies alumna, has been named commencement speaker for the adult and graduate students ceremony on Friday evening, May 24, and will be awarded the Distinguished Alumni Medal.
Lisa chairs Marist’s Global and Professional Programs Advisory Board and served on the College’s Strategic Planning Steering Committee. She received her Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies through the Organizational Leadership and Communication degree program in 2003.
Ulster Savings Bank (USB), with assets of over $720 million, has 14 branch offices in Ulster, Dutchess, and Greene counties and mortgage origination offices in Ulster, Orange, Dutchess, and Suffolk counties. In addition to traditional retail banking and lending, its operations include providing insurance, payroll, tax preparation, and investment and title services to homeowners, business, and commercial customers throughout the Mid-Hudson Valley.
Written by Laura Zurowski