CEO of Northfield Bank to retire Oct. 31



John W. Alexander, chairman and chief executive officer of Northfield Bank, will retire as CEO effective Oct. 31. Steven M. Klein, president and chief operating officer, will assume the position as of Nov. 1

Alexander will continue as chairman of the Board of Directors.

Northfield Bank operates 38 full-service banking offices in Staten Island and Brooklyn, New York, and Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer and Union counties. For more information, visit