Rutherford resident joins Kearny Bank as VP Treasury Management

Rutherford resident Jean Marie Hennessy joined Kearny Bank as vice president treasury management relationship officer, according to a Tuesday announcement from the Fairfield-based financial institution. In this role, Hennessy will work in unison with the bank’s business development team to provide customized solutions to business clients, while also cultivating prospective client relationships.

Prior to joining Kearny Bank, Hennessy’s business development responsibilities were focused on the onboarding of digital tools. In addition, she engaged in community relations efforts, including school-based financial literacy programs and informational sessions for seniors on avoiding scams and identity theft.

“We’re continuing to expand engagement with business clients, so Jean Marie’s expertise with related digital capabilities is tremendously valuable,” Kearny Bank’s Senior Vice President Treasury Management Leader Veronica Ross said. “I’m confident our current and future clients will enjoy interacting with Jean Marie and will benefit greatly from her insight and the customized solutions she’ll provide.”

A member of the Bergen County Professional Women’s Network, Hennessy spent time during the pandemic counseling small business owners related to obtaining loans. She holds a bachelor’s degree in management and marketing from Felician College.