Mr. Cover joined the Board in 2003 and is a member of the Audit, Governance and Nominating, and Asset Liability Committees. He is currently a business and management consultant in private practice and assists privately held companies with developing business plans. Previously, he was Partner-In-Charge of the financial institutions practice of the Long Island office of Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Cover’s experience included serving as review partner on both SEC and non-SEC engagements. Mr. Cover has also been a director for several not-for-profit entities.