Peter R. Barsz Named to S&T Bancorp, Inc.’s Board of Directors
- December 9, 2019
- by Katie Byrne
MEDIA, Pa. (December 9, 2019) – Barsz Gowie Amon & Fultz (BGA&F), a full-service accounting firm with offices throughout central and southeastern Pennsylvania, has announced that partner Peter R. Barsz, CPA, CGMA was one of two people appointed to the board of directors at S&T Bancorp, Inc. (S&T) (NASDAQ: STBA). The appointment will be effective as of immediately after and subject to the effective time of S&T’s merger with DNB Financial Corporation (DNB).
“I am thrilled to bring my financial and non-profit expertise to S&T’s board of directors,” said Barsz. “I know, we, the members of the board, will uphold the values of S&T Bancorp and govern in the best interest of the bank and its stakeholders.”
Barsz has been a director of DNB Financial Corporation since January 2018. He has extensive experience providing management and financial consulting services to governmental and non-profit entities, and providing tax preparation and consulting services to individuals and businesses. He also serves as the appointed treasurer for several townships in Chester and Delaware counties, and as chairman of the Pennsylvania State Tax Equalization Board.
William J. Hieb, president and chief executive officer of DNB and DNB First, N.A., was also appointed to the board.
“We are excited to welcome Bill and Peter to our board,” said Christine Toretti, chairman of the S&T board of directors. “We value their guidance and leadership as we continue to build upon the great legacy that DNB has established.”
S&T received the necessary regulatory approval to acquire DNB Financial Corporation in September 2019.
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About Barsz Gowie Amon & Fultz
Barsz Gowie Amon & Fultz provides a full range of audit, accounting, tax, business planning and management consulting services. In 2017, two accounting firms in Delaware County teamed up to become Barsz Gowie Amon & Fultz. With offices in Media and Chadds Ford, the firm stretches from Delaware County well into Chester County, Lancaster County, Philadelphia, Harrisburg and south to Delaware and D.C. and beyond. For more information, visit www.barszgowie.com.
About S&T Bancorp, Inc. and S&T Bank
S&T Bancorp, Inc. is a $7.3 billion bank holding company that is headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania and trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol STBA. Its principal subsidiary, S&T Bank, was recently named by Forbes as a 2019 World’s Best Bank. Established in 1902, S&T Bank operates in five markets including Western Pennsylvania, Central Pennsylvania, Northeast Ohio, Central Ohio, and Upstate New York. For more information visit stbancorp.com, stbank.com, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.