Annette Strawder joined Investors Bank on March 3, 2014 as the Assistant Vice President. and Branch Manager of the bank’s retail banking location at 399 Atlantic Avenue, in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn. Strawder is a longtime Brooklyn resident and community activist and oversees business development, client relations and day to day operations at the branch. Her banking career started at Citibank where she spent 20 years in roles that included personal banker, business banker and branch manager, winning numerous awards for performance.
Given Strawder’s role as an active volunteer treasurer for a local food pantry in her community, she was attracted to the position at Investors Bank that focused on community outreach. Since joining Investors Bank, Strawder has participated in the Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams’ Financial Literacy workshops addressing topics such as Financial Planning for Seniors and preventing identity theft, and coordinated an Estate Planning and Living Will session. Strawder is a new board member of the Atlantic BID board.