Robert T. Cushing, TrustCo Bank executive, began his two-year term as elected chairman of Albany Medical Center Board of Directors on Monday.
Cushing, a graduate of Siena, joined the board in 2004 and has been the vice-chairman since 2007.
Cushing began with TrustCo Bank Corp in 1994 and is currently the executive vice president and chief financial officer. He has also previously served as chairman of the Siena College Board of Trustees.
As chairman, Cushing replaces R. Wayne Diesel, who has held the position since 2009.