Senior Vice President and Human Resources Director
Mary T. McNichols is Sr. Vice President / Human Resource Director, Fidelity Bank. Ms. McNichols has been with Fidelity Bank for 11 years where she has held the position of Sr. Trust & Investment Officer and currently heads the Human Resource and Trust Departments. Ms. McNichols has over 30 years of experience in Trust services and more than 15 years on Human Resources. As a member of the Sr. Management Team at Fidelity Bank she holds positions on various committees in the organization.
As the head of the human resources department at Fidelity Bank she is responsible for oversight of setting and implementing strategic direction for employer/employee related programs, training, and achieving organizational human resource goals. In the Trust Department she oversees investment management, trust account administration, estate settlement, trust operations, taxes, corporate trust, new business development, compliance and audit.
She holds professional designations of Certified Trust & Financial Advisor CTFA, Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and the Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP).
She is active in both professional associations and her community. Currently McNichols serves as both Board member and member of the Professional Development Committee for the PA Banker’s Association based in Harrisburg. She is also the Past Chairperson and Advisory Board member of the Wealth Management & Trust Conference, and a board member and Group 3 leader of the organization’s Women in Banking initiative. She also belongs to the SHRM National Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)/Northeast PA SHRM.
In her community she serves as Advisory Board member and Development Committee member of Penn State Worthington Scranton Campus; Vice President for the Scranton Council PTA, South Scranton Schools; Board Secretary of the South Scranton Intermediate School PTA; Club Leader, Creamton Area Ag 4-H Club; Parish Council, St. John Neumann Parish, South Scranton; and St. Joseph’s Center, Tournament Committee Member.
McNichols is a graduate of Penn State University and was honored with 2015 Penn State Worthington Scranton Campus Alumna of the Year award.