JEFFERSONVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jeffersonville Bancorp (Nasdaq:JFBC) announced the appointment of Philip Coombe III, David W. Bodenstein, and Fred W. Stabbert III to serve on the Board of Directors of the Company and the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary bank, The First National Bank of Jeffersonville ("Jeff Bank").
"We are honored to welcome Phil, David, and Fred to our board," said board chairman Kenneth Klein. "Their combined experience and commitment to our community will contribute significantly to the future growth and prosperity of Jeff Bank."
Philip Coombe III is the owner of Coombe Financial Services, Inc., and a partner of Coombe Bender & Company, LLC. He earned a Bachelor's degree from Cornell University, a Master's degree from the College for Financial Planning in Denver, Colorado, and is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP).Coombe is currently the treasurer of the General Society of the Sons of the Revolution, a patriotic and lineage society, and is on the board of trustees of the Ellenville Regional Hospital and the Ellenville Regional Hospital Foundation. He is treasurer of the Grahamsville Rural Cemetery Association, and a member of the Tri-Valley Lions Club, the Ellenville Noonday Club, and the Financial Planning Association. "Jeff Bank's outstanding customer service, lending flexibility, and financial strength speak for themselves," stated Phil Coombe. "I look forward to contributing in whatever way possible to meet the objectives of customers, employees and shareholders." David W. Bodenstein is president of Mike Preis, Inc., an insurance agency with offices in Callicoon, Jeffersonville and Roscoe, NY. He attended Sullivan County Community College and Western New England College in Springfield, Massachusetts. Bodenstein is currently chairman of the Village of Jeffersonville Planning Board, board member of Callicoon Co-Operative Insurance Company, past president of the Jeffersonville Volunteer First Aid Corps, and past chief and current member of Protection Hose Company No.1, Inc. of Jeffersonville.