SEC FORM 3 SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Tronstein Rachel

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O STERLING BANCORP, INC.
ONE TOWNE SQUARE, SUITE 1900

(Street)
SOUTHFIELD MI 48076

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
02/20/2018
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Sterling Bancorp, Inc. [ SBT ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
Remarks:
Exhibit 24, Power of Attorney, is attached.
No securities are beneficially owned.
/s/ Jessica Herron, by Power of Attorney 02/26/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
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POWER OF ATTORNEY

KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and 
appoints each of Colleen Kimmel, Thomas Lopp, Jeffrey H. Kuras, and 
Jessica Herron, signing singly, his or 
her true and lawful attorney in fact to:
1. execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, with respect to the
undersigneds position as a director and/or officer of Sterling Bancorp, Inc.
the Company, Form ID and Forms 3, 4 and 5 in accordance with Section 16a 
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder;
2. do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned
which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 
ID or Forms 3, 4 or 5, complete and execute any amendment or amendments 
thereto, and timely file such form with the United States Securities and
Exchange Commission and any stock exchange, stock market or similar 
authority; and
3. take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the
foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney in fact, may be of benefit 
to, and in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, 
it being understood that the documents executed by such attorney in fact on
behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power
 of Attorney shall be in 
such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as such attorney in 
fact may approve in such attorney in facts discretion.
The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney in fact full power and 
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite,
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and
powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the 
undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of 
substitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such 
attorney in fact, or such attorney in facts substitute or substitutes, shall
lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this power of attorney and the 
rights and powers herein granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the 
foregoing attorneys in fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of 
the undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the
undersigneds responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities 
Exchange Act of 1934.
This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the 
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to
the undersigneds holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the
Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing 
delivered to the foregoing attorneys in fact.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to
be executed as of February 20, 2018.

						/s/ Rachel Tronstein