Seasoned bank executive joins Spencer Savings Bank as SVP, director of retail sales/service

MaryRose Genovese has joined Elmwood Park-based Spencer Savings Bank as senior vice president and director of retail sales/service. In her new role, Genovese will focus on consumer and small business growth across the bank’s New Jersey markets. She will lead the Retail Financial Center Network and Customer Service Center.

Genovese has over 25 years of banking industry experience. She has held a variety of senior leadership roles at both large regional banks and community banks throughout New Jersey. She has a strong track record of optimizing market performance through comprehensive market and talent strategies.

“We are excited to have MaryRose join our Spencer team,” George Celentano, executive vice president and chief retail officer, said. “Her strong talents and extensive experience in the industry will help us continue to serve our community with excellence — building strong partnerships and providing a top-notch customer experience every single time.”

Known for her visionary leadership, Genovese has received numerous awards and recognitions throughout her career. She is a strong leader who is focused on providing a superior client experience as well as developing passionate talent within her team. When not at work, Genovese dedicates her time to helping others in her community, holding a variety of leadership positions at charitable nonprofit organizations in New Jersey.