Business People | June 22

Kish Bank announced the addition of Nicole Plummer and Stephanie Crabtree to the State College North Atherton Street location.

Plummer will serve as branch manager. Crabtree will be a residential lender.

Plummer formerly worked as a branch manager at AmeriServ Bank in the State College area.

Prior to her tenure there, she was with M&T Bank for more than eight years as a mortgage originator.

Plummer lives in Tyrone.

Crabtree was previously a business development and regional mortgage manager at Belvoir Federal Credit Union and PNC Mortgage in Virginia.

She is a Penn State graduate.

The National Center for Healthcare Leadership has named Glenn Steele Jr., president and CEO of Geisinger Health System, a recipient of its 2014 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award.

Steele distinguished himself by “pushing for health care efficiency and innovation through the development of ProvenCare, designed to improve patient outcomes while reducing the total cost of delivering medicine,” Geisinger said in a statement.

The award is given annually to those who have made significant contributions to the health field, including the mentoring of future leaders toward the goal of transforming organizational performance and improving health and health care.