Skip to content

Meet the Team

Marianne S. Fresia, CTFA

Vice President

413.243.9232

Marianne brings 20 years of banking knowledge and customer service to the department. The last 10 years she has spent in the Wealth Management area of banking, focusing on trusts. She has completed course work at Cannon Financial Institute to obtain the Certified Trust and Fiduciary Advisor designation.

Email Marianne

Michelle Buffis

Trust Administration Coordinator

413.243.7621

Michelle is new to the banking world having worked as a paralegal/legal assistant for over 25 years (focusing on Estate Planning and Trusts for the last 7 years).  Michelle earned her Associate’s Degree from Herkimer County Community College.

Email Michelle

Chuck Leach

President & CEO

413.243.9292

Chuck has almost 20 years of wealth management experience in leadership roles with larger organizations including TD Bank and Berkshire Bank. Given his background, he sits on Lee Bank’s Trust Committee and led the effort to gain trust powers and formalize the trust department.

Email Chuck

NOT FDIC INSURED

NOT GUARANTEED BY THE BANK

MAY LOSE VALUE