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Kish Bank Promotes Michael Gathagan to Branch Manager in Bellefonte

May 23, 2024



Michael Gathagan

BELLEFONTE, PA – Kish Bank has announced the appointment of Michael Gathagan to Branch Manager of Kish Bank’s Bellefonte branch, located at 205 Park Place on Route 550.

Gathagan joined Kish Bank in 2018 as a Personal Banker serving Kish’s Centre County branches. He was promoted to Assistant Branch Manager of the Bellefonte branch in January 2021. A graduate of South Hills School of Business & Technology in accounting, Gathagan worked in accounting and banking before beginning his career at Kish.

As Branch Manager, Gathagan will continue to serve residents of Bellefonte and its surrounding communities while overseeing the Bellefonte branch team and working closely with Kish’s entire Centre County team. “I hope to help each customer reach their financial goals by providing legendary service every day,” said Gathagan.

Gathagan is active in the Centre County community and in Kish Bank’s Kish for the Cure fundraising efforts. He and his family reside in Osceola Mills.


About Kish Bank

Kish Bank is a $1.5 billion regional community bank that operates 18 offices and financial centers serving Centre, Mifflin, Huntingdon, Blair, and Juniata counties, and northeastern Ohio. Other business units of Kish Bank include Kish Insurance, Kish Financial Solutions, Kish Benefits Consulting, and Kish Travel. Kish Bank is a subsidiary of Kish Bancorp, Inc., trading under the OTCQX stock ticker symbol of KISB. For additional information, please visit