Orrstown Bank Names Benjamin (Ben) Wallace, EVP/Operations & Technology

Feb 28, 2013, 16:37 ET from Orrstown Financial Services, Inc.

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: ORRF) announced today that Ben Wallace has joined Orrstown Bank as EVP / Operations & Technology.

Mr. Wallace has spent the past 12 years at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (and its predecessors) in increasingly complex roles and most recently served as Senior Director / Technology for the Consumer Technologies Division.

Mr. Wallace will be responsible for developing the strategic plans and implementing the supporting tactics relative to operations and technology as the Company grows and diversifies. Mr. Wallace is a graduate of Penn State University (Schreyer Honors Scholar); the University of Pennsylvania; obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Widener University School of Law, and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Mr. Wallace brings a highly developed skill set and depth and breadth of experience to the Bank.

Thomas R. Quinn, Jr., President & Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are extremely pleased to welcome Ben to our team and I am confident that his leadership, expertise and critical eye will be an asset as the Company continues to execute its strategic growth plans."

About the Company: With over $1.2 billion in assets, Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Orrstown Bank, provide a full range of consumer and business financial services through twenty-one banking offices and two remote service facilities located in Cumberland, Franklin and Perry Counties, Pennsylvania and Washington County, Maryland.  Orrstown Financial Services, Inc.'s stock is traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol ORRF.

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