John E. Stefan, president and chief executive officer of Sterling Financial Corp., and its principal subsidiary, Bank of Lancaster County, Lancaster, Pa., has been named to the additional post of chairman of the board.

Mr. Stefan succeeds John E. Burkholder, a partner of Burkholder's Quality Cars, who will remain on the board as vice chairman. Mr. Burkholder has served as chairman since 1988.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.