Robin Gallagher joined Webster Bank in 2005 as a Senior Vice President in the Commercial Real Estate Division. In this capacity, Robin is responsible for managing Webster’s commercial real estate and community development lending in Westchester County, NY and Metropolitan New York. She has over 30 years’ experience in the origination, negotiation, underwriting, structure and management of new construction, rehabilitation, permanent loans and letters of credit to diverse for profit real estate clientele and not for profit affordable housing agencies.
Prior to joining Webster, Robin was Vice President/Group Head for Northern Real Estate Lending at Bank of New York for 12 years. In this position she was responsible for overseeing the company’s commercial real estate lending and affordable housing activities in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. Prior to her tenure with the Bank of New York, she worked in related real estate lending divisions of Chemical Bank in White Plains, New York and Marine Midland Bank in Purchase, New York.
Robin is a recent past Chair of the Board of the Housing Development Fund, Inc., Stamford, CT., and is currently on the executive board. She is also a member of the Real Estate Finance Association and Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.