KeyBank announced last week that Steve Mitchell has been promoted to Commercial Banking Sales Leader in Central New York. Mitchell will be responsible for leading Key’s Commercial Banking team and growing the commercial banking franchise in the Central New York Market.
“Steve has a long and accomplished history of success in the banking industry and with Key,” said Hugh Donlon, regional sales executive for KeyBank’s Eastern New York Region. “This change will help focus our efforts and improve our execution in Commercial Banking in the Eastern New York Region.”
Mitchell joined Key in 2011 and was previously a senior banker responsible for managing a portfolio of clients and acquiring new relationships in the greater Syracuse market. Prior to joining Key, Mitchell spent 11 years at HSBC where he was the regional corporate banking manager for the Syracuse Region and a senior lender in Commercial Banking for Central and Northern New York. He also served as the executive director and chief operating officer of the Jefferson County Job Development Corporation and the Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency.
Mitchell lives in Baldwinsville. An active member of the community, he is currently on the board of the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry Foundation where he serves as Finance Committee chair and sits on the Executive Committee. He is also on the board of the Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology (“MOST”) and the YMCA of Greater Syracuse.