Lauren Kolb has joined the Tompkins Financial Advisors western New York team as senior wealth advisor. She is based in the Sully’s Trail office in Pittsford, NY.
A 10-year+ veteran of the financial services industry, Kolb is responsible for managing existing client relationships and contributing to the overall growth of Tompkins Financial Corporation. She is a client-focused advisor who works closely with high net worth individuals, corporations, and community organizations as a financial partner in delivering all aspects of wealth management services.
“Lauren brings a wealth of experience in bank management, business development and acquisition, high net worth client relations, corporate communications and corporate culture,” says James Sperry, senior vice president and managing director. “She is an integral member of our growing team in Western New York and we’re proud to welcome her aboard.”
A Certified Wealth Strategist®, Kolb previously served as senior vice president of business development for Genesee Valley Trust Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canandaigua National Corporation, and most recently, as a senior wealth consultant for CNB Wealth Management.
Kolb earned a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Management and master’s degree in Strategic Leadership from Roberts Wesleyan College. Among her many academic, community and professional accomplishments, she is a past recipient of the ATHENA Award and was featured as a “Woman to Watch” by the Democrat and Chronicle.
An active member of her community, Kolb is a tireless advocate for causes close to her heart such as United Way of Ontario and Monroe County, The Italian Heritage Foundation, Rochester City Ballet, and the Roberts Wesleyan College National Business Council, among several others. A native of Webster, NY, she currently lives in Canandaigua, NY, with her husband, New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb.