Chuck Sulerzyski is President and Chief Executive Officer for Peoples Bancorp Inc. and Peoples Bank, National Association. He is responsible for the future growth and financial success of Peoples and continues to keep the company focused on being a leading provider of financial products and services. Sulerzyski’s career in the banking industry spans more than 35 years. He has held senior level positions in the investment, insurance and banking industries. Prior to joining Peoples, Sulerzyski was President of the Great Lakes Region for KeyBank, N.A. There he managed commercial banking, business banking, private banking and retail banking initiatives for Ohio, Michigan and Indiana (2,500 employees; 340 branches).
Earlier in his career, Sulerzyski served as a Managing Director with Marsh & McLennan, Inc., a New York company which provides risk and insurance services. Preceding these positions, he served with The Provident Bank, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, with Fidelity Investments, located in Boston, Massachusetts and with Banc One Corporation located in Columbus, Ohio. While at Banc One, Sulerzyski was CEO of the Investment Management and Trust Group. Sulerzyski earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from New York University and his MBA in Marketing from Fordham University Graduate School of Business. Sulerzyski also holds the National Association of Security Dealers Series 7, 24, and 63 licenses.
Giving back to the community is a value Sulerzyski embraces and encourages. He has served on various boards and service organizations during the past three decades. In addition to serving on the Board of Marietta College, Sulerzyski currently serves on the Boards of the Ohio Bankers League and the Ohio Chamber of Commerce.