Our MyBankers

Our team has your best interests at heart.


Beth Molinero
Rutland, VT
Berkshire Bank

Rebecca Sorrentino
Lenox, MA
Berkshire Bank

Christene Mullane
Willimantic, CT
Berkshire Bank

Christina Spinelli
Princeton, NJ
Berkshire Bank

Edgard Arty
Boston, MA
Reevx Labs

Erika Harris
Boston, MA
Berkshire Bank

Erin Thomason
Worcester, MA
Berkshire Bank

Frederick Agerter
Whitesboro, NY
Berkshire Bank

Inna Walker
Portsmouth, RI
Berkshire Bank

Jason Niles
Springfield, MA
Berkshire Bank

Jeremy Bond
Albany, NY
Berkshire Bank

John Hobika
New Hartford, NY
Berkshire Bank

Justin Priddle
Albany, NY
Berkshire Bank

Linda Petrarca
Worcester, MA
Berkshire Bank

Pamela Simmons
East Windsor, NJ
Berkshire Bank

Peter Simko
Westfield, MA
Berkshire Bank

Robert Torres
Boston, MA
Berkshire Bank

Ronald Molina-Brantley
Springfield, MA
Reevx Labs

Steven Taylor
Glastonbury, CT
Berkshire Bank
         


 

Why can we serve you so well? Because we're a lot like you.

Our MyBanker team? They're family men and military vets. Soccer moms and community activists. World travelers and adventure seekers. Chances are, they share many of your interests. And dreams. The only thing that makes them different is a little added knowledge of financial matters. But they're eager to meet with you, share their knowledge and work hard to put you on the path to financial success.
 

Connecticut




Christene Mullane


Willimantic, CT
cmullane@berkshirebank.com
860.333.7844
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Christene is highly energized and engaged Relationship Manager that enjoys matching solutions to her clients needs. Her belief that every client has a story and dream to tell is what sets her apart. This is what drives her to listen to what is important to them individually. Christene believes that the foundation of our country is built on small businesses and this shows in her passion to helping business owners achieve their goals not only for the business but them personally as well. This is why the role of a MyBanker was a natural fit. To be able to offer and all encompassing style of service allows her to foster strong relationships with her clients that often become more like friends and family.

When Christene is not helping her clients she enjoys spending time with her son and her extended family. She is and adventurer and believes with hard work and determination anything in life is possible.

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Steven Taylor
The Financial Coach


Glastonbury, CT
sctaylor@berkshirebank.com
860.680.8861
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Steven’s biggest accomplishment is coaching over 500 kids in youth sports with the primary goal of reinforcing the child’s innate character as well as those skills taught by parents, friends and family. This ambition to support and nurture goals is carried by Steven off the field and into his clients’ financial planning as well.

Offering exceptional service, visionary advice and financial education is Steven’s primary focus with his clients. He strives to provide less stress, more time and money saved to help clients personally as well as their families and their business to reach their financial goals. Always with his clients’ best interests at heart, Steven is prepared to be the financial coach for any and every financial journey.     

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Massachusetts

 

Edgard Arty

 


Boston/Greater Boston, MA
earty@berkshirebank.com
617.388.7883
Reevx Labs MyBanker

Edgard demonstrates A+ customer service to all his clients, by establishing trust and offers the tools they need to bank with dignity. His goal is to improve the way people conduct their banking by providing a convenient way to do so. Edgard will always assure the client that personal touch of service with a clear understanding of their financial outlook.
 
Edgard's biggest accomplishment in his professional career is working for The Department of Defense as a United States Army soldier on the integration of a new logistics program for all the armed services. It was a successfully completed 6-year process, that he's proud of to this day.
 
Edgard is also involved in various community efforts to include Truth to the Youth where he teaches young men on awareness of financial fitness, team building, education preparation and social responsibility.
 
This year Edgard is spearheading an initiative he’s started called “From Recruit to Retirement”. He will be partnering with various military locations and VA installations to discuss with enlisted military members, veterans and retirees on financial literacy and benefits throughout their military career.

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Erika Harris

Honest Advisor


Boston, MA
eharris@berkshirebank.com
781.364.6604
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Erika’s biggest achievement is gaining the understanding that life is a journey and sometimes that journey teaches you a lot about your destination. This lesson is something that Erika takes with her throughout her personal and professional life, and applies it to her clients’ needs when mapping their financial journey. From simple to complex scenarios, from current to future goals, Erika works with her clients seven days a week to navigate their financial landscape. Assessing needs with honesty and integrity, Erika ensures that her clients always feel that their portfolio is in the safest hands.

When she is not assisting her clients, Erika can be found spending time with her family and friends, or hiking and swimming with her sidekick, her dog Hunter. Erika also loves playing on her softball team, paddle boarding, or simply playing her guitar by a roaring fire.

Organizations Erika belongs to:

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Erin Thomason


Worcester, MA
ethomason@berkshirebank.com
978.503.9128
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

With almost 20 years in banking and service, Erin loves getting to know her clients as people and learning about what’s important to them. She has learned that the best way to reach your goals is to help others to reach theirs. Whether your focus is family, business, retirement, or all of the above, Erin wants to hear about it.
 
As a mother of 4, Erin knows that life can be busy, and there’s lots to keep track of. That’s why she’s so pleased to be able to offer her clients such a personalized approach. She truly believes in forming partnerships that will last through all of life’s milestones, transitions, and challenges.
 
Erin is proud to serve her community as a board member of the Easterseals, as well as dedicating time to creating new opportunities for women in business in the Central MA area.
 
In her spare time, Erin can be found traveling with her family and checking things off her bucket list. She once won 2nd place in an axe throwing contest, and is a pretty good kickboxer. She grew up on the coast of Maine and never met a beach she didn’t like.
 

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Jason Niles

Air Force Veteran


Springfield, MA
jniles@berkshirebank.com
413.449.4697
Berkshire Bank MyBanker
 

A veteran of the United States Air Force, Jason’s passion is nurturing his family and spending quality time with them. My focus in life is ensuring that your financial goals are met with success so you can enjoy life’s exciting moments. I provide a high level of personalized service so you can do just that.

Organizations that I am a part of:

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Linda Petrarca


Worcester, MA
LPetrarca@berkshirebank.com
805.698.0104
Berkshire Bank MyBanker
 

Linda’s most fulfilling aspect of her work is the opportunity to meet so many people from all over the world and help those individuals navigate the financial side of big life moments and everyday moments, no matter where they are in the process.  She considers her work more than just a career, looking at her clients as family and feels accomplished when she can play a hand in helping them reach their goals.
 
When Linda isn’t working closely on goals with her clients, she is out fulfilling her own and living life to the fullest. She is an avid skydiver and has already experienced 10 jumps on her lifetime. Her drive and passion for seizing life translates into her work with clients through her response time and proactive approach to their financial needs. She is a problem solver and her clients know she won’t stop until together they reach a solution.

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Peter Simko


Westfield, MA
psimko@berkshirebank.com
413.685.9535
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Peter Simko came onboard with Berkshire Bank in the Spring of 2021 and has 20+ years of combined experience with investments, banking, real estate, mortgages, and merchant solutions. He most recently served the Central and Western Mass community as a Regional Payments Advisor for a major bank.  Prior to joining Berkshire Bank, he worked at various financial service companies as a Branch Manager, Registered Investment Advisor, Registered Principal, General Partner, and Consultant. Peter served in the US Army and National Guard for 9 years and earned the Army Achievement medal for his marksmanship.

A resident of Huntington, Mass., Simko is an avid hunter, fisherman and member of several sportsman’s clubs in the Pioneer Valley. He is a 1998 graduate of Framingham State University. He grew up in Hudson, Mass., and is a 1992 graduate of Hudson High School.

Peter focuses on delivering exceptional customer service by providing a personalized banking experience that goes above and beyond traditional expectations.
 

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Rebecca Sorrentino


Lenox, MA
rsorrentino@berkshirebank.com
413.329.6409
Berkshire Bank MyBanker
 

I have a true commitment and passion for my customers!  I enjoy building and preserving a trusting relationship that navigates an individual’s journey to financial success.  I am available for my customers when and where they need me.
 
When I am not enjoying my customer interactions, I am with my family.  My pride and joy are my husband of over 20 years and my son, who is a Commercial Airline Pilot and getting married soon.

Organizations Rob is apart of:

  • West Stockbridge Historical Society
  • Fairview Hospital Golf Tournament Committee


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Robert Torres

Community Investor


Boston, MA
Ratorres@berkshirebank.com
617.945.4839
Berkshire Bank MyBanker
 

Rob’s passion is to work with upstart entrepreneurs and existing business owners to strategize and achieve their business growth plan. Rob has over 15 years of small business banking experience and can help navigate your businesses current and future needs.

Rob’s favorite aspect of being a MyBanker is the opportunity to build and deepen relationships by providing clients the very best service. He is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that his clients’ needs are met, wherever and whenever they need him.

Rob is also proud to serve the communities in which he lives and works in as a Board Member of The Community Music Center of Boston as well as partnering with local community organizations to teach financial education to youth and adults.

Organizations Rob is apart of:

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Ronald Molina-Brantley

Pioneer Valley/Springfield, MA
RMolina-Brantley@berkshirebank.com 
413.218.0517
Reevx Labs MyBanker
 

Ronald is committed to helping the community and strives to position it for a future in which financial sustainability is not only attainable, its within ones reach, while providing the highest quality customer service. He's had the opportunity to make a difference in the community, each and every day one person at a time.
  
Ronald's focus is on responsiveness, attention to detail, trustworthiness, and providing the highest quality customer service to his customers and communities.

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New Jersey


Christina Spinelli

Life Conqueror


Princeton, NJ
cspinelli@berkshirebank.com
856.981.3431
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Being mighty in her approach to life’s challenges is what sets Christina apart from the pack. A competitive softball player and enthusiast, her love of the strategic nature of the game makes her poised to help you evaluate your needs and provide you with a plan that is carefully designed to serve your particular situation.

After a year-­‐long battle with breast cancer, Christina received good news. She has been in remission since December 2014. She continues to face life with a healthy spirit and appreciation for each and every day. This is particularly true when she’s spending time with friends and family at her beloved Jersey shore.

Organizations that Christina is a part of:

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Pamela Simmons

The Responsive Helper


East Windsor, NJ
PSimmons@berkshirebank.com
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Pamela is a responsive relationship manager who likes meeting her clients’ financial goals. Being a people person, she really enjoys helping people and always has her customers’ best interests in mind. She is their one point of contact for anything banking related. Whatever your need might be, Pamela will find a way to get the job done. She is happiest when celebrating her clients successes not matter how big or small.
 

Organizations that Pamela is a part of:

  • BNI – Tiger
  • Princeton Chamber of Commerc
  • Robert Wood John Young Professional
  • Cranbury Business Association

 

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New York

 
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Frederick Agerter

The Financial Voyager

Whitesboro, NY
FAgerter@berkshirebank.com
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Fred’s greatest accomplishment is raising his two wonderful children. When he isn’t helping a client, you can find him out exploring the wilderness fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, and enjoying seeing the sights of the world. He brings that same excitement for discovering new things to his professional work as well, committing himself to researching his clients’ needs and exploring unique ways to assist them in their financial journey.

With over 25 years of banking experience, Fred likes to draw on this knowledge to quickly access situations and find solutions to help his clients achieve financial success. He gives honest advice and makes himself available to clients anytime and anywhere they need him, and enjoys keeping clients informed on industry changes and opportunities they may be interested in. For Fred, the best part of his job is that he has the opportunity to help people, building relationships with clients and becoming their trusted advisor.

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Jeremy Bond

Avid Explorer


Albany, NY
jbond@berkshirebank.com
518.491.8591
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Passionate about travel and exploration, Jeremy loves to get out and see all the sights the world has to offer. He loves to discover new nature preserves, botanical gardens and museum exhibits. Jeremy’s desire to uncover and explore new things extends to his financial approach; he loves to dig in with his clients and help them discover and attain what’s most important to them.

Jeremy’s most exciting accomplishment has been hiking the Inca Trail and arriving at Machu Picchu through the sun gate after a strenuous and exhilarating hike. He travels often with friends, but loves to have new experiences on his own as well.

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John Hobika

New Hartford, NY
jhobika@berkshirebank.com
315.427.9165
Berkshire Bank MyBanker
 

John has worked in the insurance and financial service industry for 30 years and loves what he does to bring best in class solutions. I pride myself on being a trusted advisor on assisting a variety of customers in finding the most success in their financial journey. Additionally, He has been a frequent speaker within areas of business owner planning needs, long term care financing, legacy planning, comprehensive insurance policy review analysis and financial literacy initiatives to local schools and other groups.

Moreover, John is a reliable quarterback that will collaborate directly with our dedicated members of retail/commercial/business banking teams throughout Central New York regions with a keen focus on relationship management. He hopes to assist individuals in any way possible, regarding their multi-faceted financial road map. With his diverse background, he is passionate about taking a holistic approach.

Professional & Community Involvement:

  • Vice President/Board Member- Mohawk Valley Health System Foundation Board
  • Board Director- United Way of the Mohawk Valley
  • Board Director/Secretary- Finseca New York
  • Board Director & Chair- Small Business Development Initiative - New Hartford Chamber of Commerce
  • New York State CE Instructor
  • Certified Financial Education Instructor
 

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Justin Priddle
The Business Partner


Albany, NY
jpriddle@berkshirebank.com
518.795.4797
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Justin enjoys utilizing community and business connections to do his part in moving the Capital Region of New York forward. He is committed to visiting businesses and exploring what services they provide and how they impact the local community. His role as a MyBanker is a natural extension of this passion, offering real solutions to his clients.
 
Immersing himself within his community, Justin spends time enhancing and building partnerships. He advocates for a variety of organizations in the greater Capital region, serving as Board Chair for Northern Rivers Family of Services and Board member for the Albany Roundtable Civic Luncheon Group, to name just a few. Through his commitment to businesses both in the volunteering and banking scope, Justin truly nurtures relationships and develops a deeper understanding of the needs of his community and his individual clients. His approach establishes strong relationships, allowing him the chance to be a true partner through some of his clients’ most exciting moments.
 

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Rhode Island

 


Inna Walker

Passionate Listener


Portsmouth, RI
IWalker@berkshirebank.com
401.236.0200
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

As a relationship manager, Inna is passionate about establishing trusting relationships with her clients and makes the most impact when working with clients that seek financial guidance in navigating through life events. She strives to help clients understand their life priorities by identifying and recommending solutions to help them achieve their financial goals.
 
Over twenty years ago, Inna moved from Ukraine to the United States and established herself professionally, becoming part of the community through volunteering and establishing ties with people that share kindness and altruistic views of the world. Through this lens, Inna loves learning about people, their passions, and their aspirations. She enjoys and can relate to her clients, seeing firsthand the process of a simple, new idea growing into a new adventure. Every client and every story is different, and it is a wonderful experience to listen to each unique story and help build a customized solution for every individual. 
 

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Vermont

 

Beth Molinero
Community Champion


Rutland, VT
bmolinero@berkshirebank.com
802.753.6827
Berkshire Bank MyBanker

Beth is a people person who likes meeting many people from different cultures all across the world. Her passion for helping people extends not only to her professional life, but her time away from her desk as well. She and her family spend a great deal of time coming to the aid of others by serving at a local food kitchen on the holidays, driving elderly folks to the grocery store and organizing community festivals.

Beth is a proud single parent to a daughter who is a registered nurse at a Cardiology Physician’s office who is also obtaining her Family Nurse Practitioner and a son who is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy who is now serving our country as a First Lieutenant, currently in the Air Force Institute of Technology Fellowship.

Organizations that Beth is a part of:

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Banking products are provided by Berkshire Bank: Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. Berkshire Bank is a Massachusetts chartered bank. MyBanker priority service and perks are dependent upon a full financial relationship commitment and may vary per individual. Nonrelationship clients may be transferred to a traditional branch service delivery channel.

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