ConnectOne Bancorp (NASDAQ:CNOB) has announced the appointment of Susan O’Donnell to its board of directors.

O’Donnell is a seasoned financial services consultant with over 30 years of experience, deepening the bank's industry expertise.

"Susan brings a strategic mindset to our board, having advised banks and financial institutions over a 30-year career," said Frank Sorrentino, Chairman and CEO of ConnectOne.

"Her proven track record and leadership skills are a perfect match for us as we encounter the need to make tough strategic decisions to drive ConnectOne’s continued sustainable growth."

O’Donnell has extensive experience in executive and board compensation and governance.

Her previous roles include leadership positions at Meridian Compensation Partners and Pearl Meyer & Partners.