KINGSTON – Ulster Savings Bank President and CEO Bill Calderara recently joined the board of the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corp. (HVEDC). William “Bill” Calderara is an accomplished banking executive with over 30 years of experience in leadership, strategic planning, business development, operations, risk management, finance and lending.
The HVEDC is a resource for businesses relocating or expanding to the Hudson Valley. They work closely with business, academic, government and community leaders to shape a brighter economic future by driving innovation, business attraction and expansion across the region. Offering a range of services, the HVEDC helps businesses succeed.
“We are thrilled to have Bill on our team. His banking and business expertise will be a valuable addition to our board and help businesses grow here in the Hudson Valley,” said Mike Oates, President and CEO of the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation.
Bill was educated at Fordham University and Iona College, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration after double majoring in Accounting and Computer Science. Mr. Calderara has also been very involved in community and industry leadership by serving on numerous boards of directors.
Mr. Calderara has received numerous awards and honours. Most recently, he was inducted into the SUNY New Paltz School of Business Hall of Fame as the 2019 Businessman of the Year and the recipient of the National Eagle Scout Association’s Outstanding Eagle Scout Award also in 2019. , just to name a few. He and his wife, Patti, reside in Kingston and have three adult children and four grandchildren.
About Ulster Savings Bank:
Based in Kingston, New York, Ulster Savings Bank is a mutual savings bank with assets of $1.3 billion. Ulster Savings Bank has 15 branches located in Kingston, Lake Katrine, Gardiner, Hyde Park, New Paltz, Newburgh, Phenicia, Poughkeepsie, Red Hook, Saugerties, Stone Ridge, Wappingers Falls and Woodstock. Additional mortgage offices are located in Orange, Dutchess, and Westchester counties.