Clearfield, PA – Michael Peduzzi, President and Chief Executive Officer of CNB Bank, has announced the promotion of Darryl Koch to Executive Vice President, Chief Information Technology and Security Officer.
In this role, Mr. Koch manages the Information Security and Information Technology Systems and Solutions departments in delivering the highest quality of services. This includes designing, maintaining, and monitoring the effectiveness of the Bank’s technology infrastructure, key applications and vendors, and information security programs. Mr. Koch also oversees the creation and adherence of information technology and security policies and procedures to ensure the Bank's systems and data remain secure and reliable. He works directly with the President and CEO, the Information Technology Committee of the Board of Directors, and management leaders throughout the Bank to increase technology effectiveness and efficiency and drive innovation for employees and customers.
"As we continue to prioritize our efforts to maximize investments in technology while embracing appropriate elements of digital transformation, Darryl's information technology expertise, strategic mindset, and proven track record make him the ideal leader to drive our information technology and security initiatives going forward,” said Mr. Peduzzi. “Under Darryl's leadership and guidance, we remain confident first and foremost to prioritize the safety and security of our systems and customer data, while enhancing our technology capabilities and delivering an exceptional banking experience for our customers and our employees. This promotion is a testament to Darryl's exemplary performance and unwavering commitment to excellence, and we are excited to see him thrive in this new role."
Mr. Koch joined CNB in 2019, most recently serving as Senior Vice president, Chief Information Technology and Security Officer. For 17 years before joining CNB Bank, Mr. Koch ran his own IT consulting business. He is a graduate of Shikellamy High School and the Susquehanna Charter Cyber School. He went on to receive his Bachelor of Science degree in networking security and Master of Science degree in information security and assurance from Western Governor’s University. Additionally, Mr. Koch has twenty information technology and security certifications including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Practical Network Penetration Tester (PNPT), Cisco Certified Network Associate: Security (CCNA), Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP), Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), and Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).