Tompkins Financial Corporation | TMP: NYSE MKT

Frank C. Milewski

Frank C. Milewski has served as a Director of the Company since August 2012, when he was appointed by the Board to fill a vacancy following the VIST Acquisition.  Mr. Milewski served as Vice Chairman of the Board of VIST Financial Corporation ("VIST") from 2007 to 2012, where he served as a director from 2002 until its acquisition by the Company in August, 2012.  Mr. Milewski served as a director of Merchants Bank from 1985 until VIST acquired Merchants in 1999.  He has served as a director on the Board of Directors of Tompkins VIST Bank since 1999. Mr. Milewski is Regional President of Providence Service Corporation, a publicly traded company which provides services in the human services field. Formerly, he was the founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of The ReDCo Group, prior to its acquisition by Providence Service Corporation in 2004.  Mr. Milewski is responsible for oversight and direction of six separate operating companies in five states.  Mr. Milewski currently serves as a member of the Schuylkill Economic Development Corporation (SEDCO's) Board of Directors and as such is involved in fostering economic growth, development, and job creation in the greater Schuylkill County region. Previously he served on a number of community-oriented not-for-profit boards.  We believe Mr. Milewski's qualifications to sit on our Board of Directors include his executive experience in a leadership position with a publicly traded company, his prior service on VIST's Audit/Examining Committee and the Tompkins VIST Bank Board of Directors, and his involvement with economic development and other civic engagement in the Schuylkill County region.