Kevin B. Klotzbach joined the Health Foundation’s board of trustees in 2021. He brings decades of leadership and experience in financial and banking roles. Klotzbach served as Chief Financial Officer at western New York-based Five Star Bank from 2001 until his retirement in 2020. Previously, he was Chief Investment Officer at Greater Buffalo Savings Bank, Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Merrill Lynch Asset Assessment, and Administrative Vice President and Portfolio Manager at KeyBank/Empire Federal Savings Bank.
Klotzbach was part of a three-person team contracted by the Polish American Enterprise Fund to create the first mortgage banking styled company in Poland, Polska-Amerykanski Bank Hipoteczny. In this role, he developed, implemented and managed all policies and procedures relating to the lending and servicing activities on multifamily construction and residential end loans.
Klotzbach earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Buffalo State College. His community service includes volunteer work with Neighborhood Housing Service, the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site, the NYS Banking Pension Board and serving as a trustee for D’Youville College.
Klotzbach and his wife call the Buffalo area home, along with his two daughters, grandchildren and his mother. His interests including biking, golf, history and economics.