Advisory Board Member 2018
Senior Vice President, Senior Technology Officer
John Kowal currently serves as Senior Vice President, Technology Office at Peapack-Gladstone Bank. John oversees all technology operations at Peapack-Gladstone Bank and is responsible for the deployment of new technologies, enhancement of clients' technology experience, improving operational efficiency, and the provisioning of security and cyber threat protection. Previously, John held technology architecture roles where he consulted with enterprise and financial firms on technology integration, strategy, and project management.
John is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and holds three Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certifications in addition to a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) certification. John holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Montclair State University. John is also an active member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and New Jersey Bankers Association.