Tompkins Financial Corporation | TMP: NYSE MKT

Michael H. Spain

Michael H. Spain has served as a Director of the Company since 2000, and as a Director of Tompkins Mahopac Bank since 1992.  Mr. Spain owns and serves as the President of the Spain Agency, an insurance agency located in Mahopac, New York.  Mr. Spain is also a General Partner in W. D. Spain & Sons, LLP, a family limited partnership that owns common stock of the Company; President of Sleeping Indian, LLC, and Trail Property, Inc, real estate holding companies; and President of Wind River, LLC and Indian Paintbrush, LLC, companies engaged in real estate development, and President of Risk Mitigation Advisors, LLC, a company engaged in loss control risk management. Mr. Spain currently serves on the Westchester/Putnam United Way advisory board.  His brother, William D. Spain, Jr., is also a Director of the Company.  He has demonstrated civic leadership through service on the boards of several charitable organizations in the Hudson Valley.  We believe Mr. Spain's qualifications to sit on our Board of Directors include his extensive executive experience in the financial services industry and his involvement with the civic organizations noted above, along with over twenty years of service as a bank director.