ESL Federal Credit Union

ESL Federal Credit Union

For Immediate Release:
March 1, 2013

For more information, contact:
Francine Patella Ryan
ESL Public Affairs Manager
585.336.1089 or 585.261.6220 (cell)

Thomas J. Rogers Joins ESL Federal Credit Union as Chief Financial Officer

Rochester, NY— ESL Federal Credit Union announces the appointment of Thomas J. Rogers as chief financial officer.

In his position, Rogers is responsible for the company's accounting and financial reporting, asset and liability management, treasury and financial planning. He also serves as a member of the credit union's asset/liability, employee benefit plans, loans, operations, planning and policy committees.

Rogers joins ESL with more than 20 years of diverse financial experience, including public accounting. He has served as president and chief executive officer, AM&M Financial Services executive vice president, Tompkins Financial Corporation and; most recently, president and chief operating officer, Broadstone Real Estate, LLC.

Rogers, a CPA, CFP, holds a master's degree in business administration from the University of Rochester, Simon Graduate School of Business and, a bachelor's degree in business administration, from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Rogers is currently a board member of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester and board member and chairperson of the audit committee, United Way of Greater Rochester. Rogers was recently nominated as board member of the Children's Institute. He previously served on the boards of the Rochester Hearing and Speech Center, Flower City Habitat for Humanity and The Center for Youth Services.

Rogers resides in Victor with his wife, and their three children.

Founded by George Eastman in 1920, ESL Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with $4.3 billion in assets. ESL employs more than 640 people locally and has about 310,000 members world-wide. The company was twice recognized as one of the Best Small and Medium Workplaces in America by the Great Place to Work® Institute and presented by Entrepreneur®. Access to the credit union includes 19 branch locations and more than 40 ATM locations, a Contact Center, and Internet, online and mobile banking channels. The company is headquartered at 225 Chestnut Street, in Rochester, and can be found on the Internet at


Thomas J. Rogers