First National Bank of Long Island, Glen Head, N.Y., has hired Robert F. Covino as vice president and branch manager and Donna Minervini as assistant branch manager of its new Rockville Centre branch.
Mr. Covino had been retired since last May from Chase Manhattan Bank. He was on the merger integration team that was responsible for converting 275 Chase branches to the Chemical Bank system. Earlier he was a multibranch manager for Chemical's Great Neck and North Shore Tower branches, managing 22 employees.
Ms. Minervini was an assistant treasurer and assistant branch manager, overseeing 11 employees at Dime Savings Bank.
First National Bank is the lead subsidiary of $490 million-asset First of Long Island Corp.