Karen Cummings Recognized in Buffalo Business First's Power 200 Women

July 15, 2022

Buffalo, New York— We’re excited to share that Buffalo Business First included Karen Cummings, market executive, commercial real estate (CRE) of Buffalo and regional senior vice president, on its 2022 Power 200 Women list!

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Ms. Cummings placed at No. 57 for her influence and drive that builds economic and community development in the region. With over 25 years of experience in financial leadership, Ms. Cummings has demonstrated a long-standing commitment to supporting customer wellness and strengthening the greater community.

Of the ranking, Cummings notes, “It is an honor to receive this recognition and I look forward to continuing to serve our customers and community at large.”

Recently promoted to market executive CRE, Ms. Cummings leads a team of commercial lenders, focusing on new loan origination, portfolio management and credit quality in efforts to achieve and exceed all production and credit quality goals.

Also active in her community, Ms. Cummings currently serves as a board member for Kevin Guest House.

The Power 200 Women is an annual list compiled by Buffalo Business First to recognize and celebrate the most influential women who hold power in their industry and the community as a whole.

To view all other nominees, visit the Buffalo Business First website.

About Northwest Bank

Founded in 1896 and headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania, Northwest Bank is a full-service financial institution offering a complete line of business and personal banking products, employee benefits and wealth management services. As of April 19, 2022, Northwest operates 142 full-service community banking offices and eight free standing drive-through facilities in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio and Indiana. Northwest Bancshares, Inc.’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market (“NWBI”). Additional information regarding Northwest Bancshares, Inc. and Northwest Bank can be accessed online at www.northwest.com.