Longtime municipal banking expert to lead newly-established government banking division

Evans Bank has welcomed Marc P. O’Hearn as Vice President and Director of Government Banking, responsible for managing and developing the organization’s municipal banking efforts.

O’Hearn joins Western New York’s local, full-service community bank with more than 30 years of banking and financial services experience. An expert in municipal banking, O’Hearn has focused his career on managing successful banking relationships with government entities, educational institutions, foundations, and associations throughout Western and Central New York.  He provides financial and consultative solutions related to all aspects of government banking, including financing, deposits, and cash management and treasury services as required under New York State Comptroller guidelines and general municipal laws.

Most recently, O’Hearn served as First Vice President of Government Banking for the former First Niagara Bank. He previously served as First Vice President of Public Sector Banking and Vice President and Relationship Manager for Government Banking for KeyBank and JPMorgan Chase & Co., respectively.

O’Hearn serves on the board of directors of the New York State Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and the Niagara County Community College Foundation. In the community, O’Hearn is the financial secretary of his church and serves on the volunteer board of the Albion Running Club. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Oswego.