First Commonwealth Bank Names Linda Metzmaier as Deputy Chief Risk Officer
Indiana, PA (August 20) – First Commonwealth Bank recently promoted Linda Metzmaier to the role of Deputy Chief Risk Officer. In this role, Linda will assume direct oversight of First Commonwealth’s third party management, business continuity, insurance and policy governance programs and will assist the Chief Risk Officer in the administration of other aspects of First Commonwealth’s enterprise risk management program. She will continue to serve as Chief Compliance Officer with responsibility for the Bank’s consumer compliance and Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering programs.
Linda has been with First Commonwealth Bank since 2011. Prior to joining First Commonwealth, Linda oversaw the compliance and internal audit programs for a Pittsburgh-based savings association. Linda began her banking career as an examiner with the Office of the Comptroller of Currency.
“As Chief Compliance Officer, Linda has created a strong compliance program and culture that has served as the foundation for our success as a company,” said Matthew C. Tomb, Chief Risk Officer and General Counsel. “Linda and her capable team have played an integral role in every strategic initiative over the past eight years, including a core system conversion, the launch of new mortgage and SBA businesses and five acquisitions. In her expanded role, I am confident that Linda will continue to strengthen and evolve our enterprise risk management program to support First Commonwealth’s continued growth.”
Linda is based out of First Commonwealth’s Wexford office. She is involved in several organizations supporting the growth and development of young women in sports and supports the Arthritis Foundation and American Cancer Society. She resides in Richland Township, Allegheny County with her husband Edward and daughter Sarah.
About First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 133 community banking offices in 22 counties throughout western and central Pennsylvania and throughout Ohio, as well as corporate banking centers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. The company also operates mortgage offices in Wexford, Pennsylvania, as well as Hudson and Dublin, Ohio. First Commonwealth provides a full range of commercial banking, consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management and insurance products and services through its subsidiaries First Commonwealth Bank and First Commonwealth Insurance Agency. For more information about First Commonwealth or to open an account today, please visit www.fcbanking.com.
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