Lewis J. Critelli, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wayne Bank, has announced an Employee Award to Diane Richter for completing forty years of service with Wayne Bank.

Richter started in the Bookkeeping Department of Wayne Bank in 1974 and held various positions over a six year period in Honesdale “Main” and in the Willow Avenue branch.

She was part of the opening staff when the Willow Avenue Office opened in 1980 and then returned to hold the position of Head Teller in “Main.”

In 2001, Richter returned to the Willow Avenue Office as the Assistant Manager and currently holds that position.

According to Lewis Critelli, “Diane has been a loyal and devoted manager to Wayne Bank and has dedicated her career to excellent customer service.

“She is a valued employee in respect to her accomplishments in managing the office and we are proud to honor her commitment to our customers and Wayne Bank.”

Richter is married to David and has three children, Tracie, Kim and Eric. She is also has two grandchildren.