People: Community Bank System Inc (CBU.N)
Mr. John F. Whipple, Jr., is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Whipple is Vice Chair of the Audit and Compliance Committee and a member of the Risk Committee, Governance Committee and Stress Testing Subcommittee. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, P.C., a regional certified public accounting and business advisory firm with offices in Olean, Jamestown and Orchard Park, New York. Mr. Whipple is a certified public accountant with over 30 years of experience in advising Western New York businesses and individuals on tax planning, structuring of business transactions, financing transactions and strategic planning for businesses. The Board has deemed him an "audit committee financial expert" as defined by the SEC rules. Mr. Whipple provides the Board with significant management experience, as well as expertise with respect to corporate finance, accounting and the analysis of public company financial statements and related SEC filings.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||68,500|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||31,669|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||100,169|