Community Breakfast

Community Breakfast

Thank you to our event sponsors and for attending this year’s Community Breakfast to help us honor Scott Gruber and Tompkins VIST Bank with the Leadership by Example Award.


The 2022 Community Breakfast was held Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at the Reading Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in downtown Reading.

Congratulations Scott Gruber, President and CEO and Tompkins VIST Bank for receiving the Leadership by Example Award.

Scott L. Gruber is president and CEO of Tompkins VIST Bank and a member of its board of directors. In addition, he is a corporate officer of the bank’s parent company, Tompkins Financial Corporation, and a member of its executive leadership team.

Scott joined Tompkins VIST Bank in April 2013 as president and chief operating officer and was promoted to CEO in January 2014. He is responsible for the bank’s growth, operations and administration throughout its southeastern Pennsylvania marketplace as well as fostering relationships with clients of Tompkins insurance and wealth affiliates. Scott has announced his retirement effective June 1, 2022, with plans to continue to serve on the board of directors of Tompkins Pennsylvania.

Committed to his community, Scott serves as a board member and executive committee member on the Reading Public Museum Foundation. He is a board member of the Greater Chamber Alliance and Greater Berks Development Fund; and previously served on the board and executive committee of the Boy Scouts of America Hawk Mountain Council. Scott is also a former chair for the United Way of Berks County board of directors, where he and his wife, JoAnn, successfully co-chaired the organization’s 2012 campaign.