Posted on February 2, 2022

For Immediate Release: 

February 2, 2022 


For More Information, Contact: 

James McKenna 

Assistant Vice President, Communications 

Phone: (845) 278-1041, ext. 39041 




Ithaca, NY, February 2, 2022 – Tompkins Financial Advisors in Central New York, based in Ithaca, has added Ithaca native Matthew Hedge as assistant vice president and wealth advisor. In this post, Hedge is responsible for building and maintaining client relationships, as well as creating wealth plans and financial strategies for clients’ personalized goals. 


“Matthew has spent the last 15 years within the financial planning industry and will be an invaluable asset to the company, as well as his team members,” said Jennifer Green, vice president and managing director for the region. “We know he’ll continue to grow in this leadership position.” 


Prior to joining Tompkins Financial Advisors, Hedge served as vice president at BNY Mellon. He is currently preparing for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) series 7 and 66 exams to further his skill set in securities.  


Hedge holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Economics & Management from Cornell University. Active in his community, he is an annual participant in the Racker Rivals Big Red charity hockey game, an event that raises money for Racker centers, an organization that provides support for those with special needs. 


About Tompkins Financial Advisors 

About Tompkins Financial Advisors:  

Tompkins Financial Advisors is the wealth management firm of Tompkins Financial Corporation, a leading New York State-based financial services holding company. With generations of experience, Tompkins Financial Advisors provides customized wealth management strategies. Locations include Ithaca, NY; Rochester, NY; Buffalo, NY; Mt. Kisco, NY; Wyomissing, PA and Blue Bell, PA. Wealth advisors, financial planners, and trust officers also are available by appointment at Tompkins Financial affiliate locations, including Tompkins bank offices and Tompkins Insurance Agencies. For more information, visit or follow the firm on LinkedIn. 


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Editor’s note: A courtesy photo of Matthew Hedge, assistant vice president and wealth advisor, Tompkins Financial Advisors, is attached. 



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