Terri Ferris AVP, Senior Branch Manager

Terri Ferris
(845) 334-4020
(845) 331-1525

Terri is a knowledgeable banking professional with over 35 years of retail banking experience.  She specializes in developing and cultivating personal and business relationships in both Dutchess and Ulster Counties.

For Terri volunteering and giving back to the community is very important and she has served on several different boards and committees throughout the years. She is currently serving on the Astor Services for Children and Families Foundation Board and is an active member of  the Dutchess and Ulster County Chamber of Commerce.

She resides in Dutchess County where she enjoys spending time with her children and grand dogs.


Leigh Guynes Hyde Park Branch Manager

Leigh Guynes
(845) 233-2317

Leigh started her career in banking in 2009 after running a success family BBQ restaurant in Little Rock, Arkansas. Her experiences as a business owner gave her great insight to the challenges and rewards of being a small business owner.  She uses this expertise in helping small business owners navigate to the best banking solutions that truly fit their needs.

After many years of living in Little Rock, Arkansas Leigh and her husband decide to make the move to Dutchess County to be close to family.  While they were looking for the perfect place to settle in Dutchess County they came across the Hyde Park 4th of July parade and were immediately hooked. The decide to settle in Hyde Park because of the small town feel and great community spirit. Leigh is excited to be with Rondout Savings Bank where she can be a part of the community she lives in and would like to help make a difference by offering the right financial solutions to both members of the community and the small businesses.

Rania Fakhoury West Hurley Branch Manager

Rania Fakhoury
(845) 679-2600
(845) 679-6067

Rania Fakhoury joined Rondout Savings Bank in 2017 with more than 16 years of banking experience and has held various positions in retail banking.  Rania uses her expertise in business development and customer service to go above and beyond for her customers.  Rania is proud to be working for a company that values their employees and gives back to the community that we live and raise our families in.

Rania earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Suny New Paltz in 2002 and is also a graduate of the Dutchess Leadership Class of 2018. Rania previously served as a treasurer on the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Board.  She enjoys volunteering at various non-for-profits organizations such as Dutchess County Chamber of Commerce, Ulster County Chamber of Commerce, Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce, FDR Crew and The Anderson Center for Autism.

Rania currently resides in Hyde Park with her husband and three children.

Leah Baxter Ulster Branch Manager

Leah Baxter
(845) 334-4102
(845) 328-2743

Leah started her banking career with Rondout Savings Bank in 2014 as a teller. she has since held various positions within the retail banking department.  She has been most recently promoted to the Branch Manager of the Ulster Avenue office. In her new position she is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the branch, creating relationships with new clients and furthering relationships with existing clients.

Leah is passionate about working for Rondout Savings Bank, a local community bank because she is able to make meaningful and long-lasting relationships with all of her clients. She is a life-long resident of Kingston, graduating from Kingston High School in 2009.

Clarissa Timbrouck Uptown Branch Manager

Clarissa Timbrouck
(845) 334-4001
(845) 339-9888

Clarissa Timbrouck has been living in the Hudson Valley her whole life, currently residing in Kingston NY with her wife, son, and dog for the past seven years. Clarissa has been in the banking industry for nine years and with Rondout since 2017. She has worked in retail banking her whole career starting as a teller and working her way to Branch Manager. She is knowledgeable in providing customers with exceptional service and delivering solutions to help them achieve their financial goals. Clarissa is passionate about helping consumers with their finances and helping businesses succeed in the community.

Clarissa graduated from Pace University in 2012 earning her bachelor’s of business administration in marketing and sales. She is an active member of the community serving on the Young Ulster Professionals Board and the YMCA Board including, the Diversity and Inclusion Committee and the Health and Wellness Committee. You can usually find Clarissa out in the community either volunteering or supporting our local businesses.