Steven Levendusky Joins Essa’s Commercial Lending Team


Stroudsburg, PA — ESSA Bank & Trust announces the addition of Steven Levendusky as Commercial Loan Officer. He will be responsible for the development and administration of commercial lending relationships as well as for the coordination of joint calls with branch personnel to identify customer financial needs. His primary focus will be to service the Bank’s Lehigh Valley commercial customers.

With 23 years of financial experience, Levendusky has a background in small business and retail lending, financial analysis, audit/compliance, and commercial loan operations. Most recently, he worked as the Small Business Regional Portfolio Manager for First Niagara (formerly East Penn Bank).

Levendusky is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Accounting and achieved his MBA from Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA. He is a board member as well as a Finance and Fundraising Committee Member for the Meals on Wheels of Lehigh County.

ESSA Bank & Trust, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ESSA Bancorp, Inc., has total assets of over $1 billion and is the leading service-oriented financial institution headquartered in the greater Pocono, Pennsylvania region. Corporate headquarters are located in downtown Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, and the Bank has 17 community offices throughout the Greater Pocono and Lehigh Valley areas in Pennsylvania. In addition to being one of the region’s largest mortgage lenders, ESSA Bank & Trust offers a full range of retail, investment, trust, and commercial financial services. ESSA Bancorp, Inc. stock trades on The NASDAQ Global MarketSM under the symbol “ESSA.”