Mark Rizzo

Mark Rizzo

Ex-officio

Mark has been employed by M&T Bank for the past 22 years, currently serving as a Group Manager within the Commercial Banking Division. In this position, Mark leads a team of Relationship Managers covering a $2 billion loan portfolio comprised of middle-market, not-for-profit, and large corporate account relationships. Prior to this, Mark actively managed a comprehensive portfolio of large-corporate and middle-market relationships for the Bank. Throughout his career with M&T Bank, Mark has held management level positions in Audit, Treasury, and Credit.

Mark is active in the Western New York community, serving on several boards and advisory councils. Mark is a current member of the University at Buffalo School of Management Dean’s Advisory Council, and is Vice President of the Kids Escaping Drugs Board of Directors. Mark was recently recognized by the UB School of Management for outstanding service to the School by an alum. Mark obtained a Bachelor of Science degree with concentrations in accounting and finance, and an MBA with distinction, from the University at Buffalo. Mark is entering his final year of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking and Executive Education Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business.