Tompkins Financial Advisors is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff Blyth as chief investment officer. Geoff will also serve as portfolio manager for the Western New York region. In his new role, he is responsible for managing the overall Tompkins Financial Advisors investment process and strategy, leading the Investment Committee and working closely with clients on their portfolio needs.
Geoff has more than 24 years of portfolio and investment management experience, most recently as the senior investment strategist for Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Wealth Management. He graduated from Colgate University and also earned a Certificate in Applied Behavioral Finance.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Geoff to the leadership team,” said Brian Howard, president of Tompkins Financial Advisors. “His years of investment strategy experience will ensure our clients continue to enjoy the holistic approach to wealth management that Tompkins Financial Advisors is known for.”
Geoff is known for his extensive involvement in his local community. He currently serves on the Heritage Christian Services Golf Committee. His past appointments include the Al Sigl Center Sports Committee, Rochester Rehabilitation Center Board of Directors and the Monroe Golf Club Board of Directors. He resides in Pittsford with his wife, Tammy. Geoff is based at the Pittsford office, located at 179 Sully’s Trail. He can be reached at 585-419-8387, or Gblyth@tompkinsfinancial.com.