|Thomas R. Brugger is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Sun National Bank.
Before joining Sun, Mr. Brugger was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Customers Bancorp, Inc., a bank holding company based in Wyomissing, Pa., and its subsidiary, Customers Bank, which had assets of about $2.7 billion. Brugger joined Customers Bank when it was approximately $260 million in assets. While there, he managed the capital structure and the execution of both organic and external growth strategies as the bank grew to its current size.
His responsibilities also included financial reporting and planning, accounting, treasury, investor relations, capital and regulatory compliance. Prior to that, Mr. Brugger was Corporate Treasurer, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager for Sovereign Bank, where he oversaw investment portfolio management, capital planning, business unit profitability, budgeting and related financial and accounting functions. Mr. Brugger is a graduate of Penn State University and sits on the Advisory Board for Penn State Outreach, a division of Penn State University.