POUGHKEEPSIE – Thomas Scott has been promoted to Residential Mortgage Lender at Rhinebeck Bank.
Scott received his Bachelors of Arts in History from Siena College, and has always had passion for working in a local community.
He began his career at Rhinebeck Bank as Branch Manager in Hyde Park in 2012, and is now looking forward to focusing his efforts on helping local families achieve their dream of owning a home.
Scott has a strong record of community involvement, formerly working with the Ulster County Chamber of Commerce, the Kingston Rotary Club, and the Ulster County Board of Realtors.
He also, previously lent his mortgage knowledge to RUPCO where he taught “mortgage finance” classes to first-time homebuyers. He is also a former Hudson Valley Young Professional.
Currently he serves as the Vice President of the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce and as Elder and Deacon of his church.
When asked about his new position, Scott said, “As a lender, it is extremely important, and rewarding, to work for a local, community bank such as Rhinebeck Bank. Having local decision-making and local business partners, allows us the opportunity to provide our clients with an excellent home purchase experience.”
He emphasizes the importance of building relationships with local business partners in order to provide customers with proper service and the ideal home-buying experience.