Sandra K. Ryan is a Vice President/Branch Sales Manager at First Bank’s Randolph Branch, where she is responsible for the day-to-day branch operations, assisting branch personnel in goal achievement, and branch deposit growth, as well as business development of new and existing customers. Ms. Ryan began her banking career in 2001 at Fulton Bank of NJ, formerly known as Skylands Community Bank, as a Customer Service Representative. During her tenure with Fulton Bank, she served as Assistant Branch Manager, Branch Manager and Assistant Secretary.
Ms. Ryan is an active member of the Randolph Rotary Club, Randolph Area Chamber of Commerce, and Morris County Chamber of Commerce. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
David DiStefano is the Market Executive and First Senior Vice President for the Northern New Jersey Region of First Bank. He is responsible for overseeing all commercial banking activity in the market. Mr. DiStefano played a key role in the Bank’s first acquisition in 2014 successfully integrating both organizations and expanding the bank’s presence in Northern New Jersey. He has made significant contributions to the growth of First Bank’s business and served as commercial lending Team Leader in Central New Jersey before transitioning north.
Prior to becoming First Bank’s first employee at recapitalization in 2008, David DiStefano served as Assistant Vice President/Business Advisor for PNC Bank and held various positions in commercial lending and credit administration at Yardville National Bank. He received the New Leaders in Banking Award from the New Jersey Bankers Association in 2012.
Mr. DiStefano earned a Bachelor’s degree from Franklin and Marshall College where he majored in Accounting and Finance and minored in Economics. At F&M, he was awarded the William H. Hager Prize for showing the highest attainment in the field of business, marketing, and merchandising. He received his MBA from Rider University and attended the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. DiStefano is a licensed New Jersey Realtor. He and his family reside in Allentown, NJ. Mr. DiStefano is active in many volunteer organizations including his service as Treasurer for The Allentown Village Initiative.