Spotlight on Business – Christine Sweeney

The Levittown Chamber of Commerce would like to introduce Christine Sweeney, Director of Webster Bank Levittown. She is currently the Chamber’s First Vice President.

Sweeney has been a Banking Center Manager since 1997 with the last 7 years at Webster Bank (formerly Astoria Bank and Sterling Bank) yet has been in banking for over 35 years starting as a teller, then in management positions since 1993.

Sweeney attended CW Post LIU and received BS in Management. Her career includes positions with several banks on LI and NYC, guiding and coaching all Retail Banking associates.

Sweeney says she loves the opportunity to lead a team and help clients achieve their Personal Financial goals. At Webster Bank Levittown she is the lead on both the Consumer and Business segments, always looking for new business. Referrals are appreciated.

Sweeney says her team consists of 6 Branch colleagues and 2 Investment LPL Partners. The Merger of Webster and Sterling National Bank occurred in Feb 2022. She says, John Ciulla, shared that “this Merger gives us enhanced scale, significant loan growth potential, best-in-class deposit franchises and a longstanding commitment to community development and corporate citizenship. It also brings the best of our banks together, promising an elevated experience for our clients and colleagues as the financial services industry evolves.”

Sweeney, in her free time, enjoys living in Rockville Center, spending time with her friends and family. She has 10 nieces and nephews that she adores and tries to attend all their school and sporting events. Her other enjoyment includes traveling, the theatre and volunteering. One organization that she supports in Rockville Center is Backyard Players & Friends, An inclusive arts based organization that that brings together General Education students with young people with special needs.

In addition to the participating in the Levittown Chamber of Commerce, BYP&F, Sweeney also participates in Levittown Lions Club as their newly elected Treasurer and LICIL (LI Center for Independent Living, Inc.) Board of Directors.

Sweeney can be reached at 516-731-3388 (office) or email [email protected]