Appoints Joseph M. Blaston
to the Board
PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board
of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
(FHLBank) has elected Mr. Joseph M. Blaston
to the Board.
Mr. Blaston, Director of Mortgage Banking, Santander Bank, N.A. (Santander), has been elected to fill the vacancy in the Delaware Member Directorship previously held by Mr. Carlos M. Garcia, the term of which ends December 31, 2015.
At Santander, Mr. Blaston
is responsible for the day-to-day operations of retail and wholesale production, secondary marketing, loan delivery and a title company subsidiary.
is also responsible for the oversight of underwriting, loan processing and servicing functions within the mortgage banking group.
Earlier, Mr. Blaston was with Sovereign Bank, was President of Main Line Financial, and was Chief Operating Officer at Philadelphia Mortgage Corporation.
Mr. Blaston earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Accounting from Drexel University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
is active in the Philadelphia area, including the Board
of the YMCA of Gloucester County
and the Finance Committee of Holy Ghost Preparatory School