Ronni Silver Honoree in 2023 Crain’s New York Business

Apple Bank Celebrates Ronni Silver on her Recognition as an Honoree in 2023 Crain’s New York Business Notable Leaders in Accounting, Tax & Audit

Ronni Silver



October 12, 2023


Apple Bank recently announced that Ronni Silver, senior executive vice president and chief internal auditor, has been honored by Crain’s New York Business as a 2023 Notable Leader in Accounting, Tax, and Audit. The list recognizes 42 New York-based professionals who advise a wide range of stakeholders, overseeing workplace transformation efforts, introducing new practice areas, incorporating tax in sustainability strategies, all while giving back to their community.

At Apple Bank, Ms. Silver heads the internal audit department and oversees a team of 26 auditors. Ms. Silver played an integral role in the bank’s core software conversion and creation of a data extraction and analysis process. She also leads an organization of local auditors from New York and New Jersey financial institutions and actively supports her community, volunteering to boost high school students’ financial literacy.

“Whether she’s developing and directing a crucial function of our business, mentoring newer employees or being an incredible community leader, Ronni consistently brings a level of grit and professionalism that should inspire us all,” said Steven C. Bush, Chairman, President & CEO of Apple Bank. “On behalf of everyone at Apple Bank, we congratulate Ronni on this recognition, and we are so happy to be able to call her our friend and colleague.”

“I’m honored to be recognized by Crain’s alongside so many talented and accomplished audit, tax, and accounting professionals,” said Ms. Silver. “This award is a testament to the hard work of all of my internal audit colleagues that continue to provide quality work and sound guidance on behalf of our storied institution.”

For more information on Crain’s Notable Leaders in Accounting, Tax, and Audit, click here. To read Ronni Silver’s profile, please click here.

About Apple Bank
Apple Bank, established in 1863, provides consumer and small business banking services in greater New York through its branch network and online banking platform and is an active lender in the commercial real estate and corporate banking sectors. Apple Bank is the largest state-chartered savings bank in New York State, with $16.8 billion in assets, $15.0 billion in deposits, and 83 branches in the greater New York area, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, Westchester, Rockland and New Jersey.