Patricia A. Johnson
has served as a Director of the Company since 2006, and as a Director of
Tompkins Trust Company since 2002. Ms Johnson began with Cornell University as
the Assistant Treasurer in 1995 and has been Treasurer since March 1999. In
2007, Ms. Johnson was appointed Associate Vice President & Treasurer. Ms.
Johnson currently serves as Treasurer of the Cornell Research Foundation and
Cornell Club of New York and as Chair of the Finance Committee of the Tompkins
Cortland Community College Foundation.
Ms. Johnson serves on the finance committee of Planned Parenthood of the
Southern Finger Lakes, and is a Director of the Legacy Foundation, the Social
Service League, and the Tompkins County Public Library Foundation, currently
serving as the Chair of the Finance Committee. She was also a member of the
NACUBO Accounting Principles Council and the Association for Financial
Professionals. We believe Ms. Johnson’s qualifications to sit on our
Board of Directors include her accounting expertise and her ability to understand
and evaluate the Company’s complex financial operations, based in part on her
prior work in the banking industry. Ms.
Johnson has demonstrated civic leadership through service on the boards of many
local charitable organizations.