A big shout out to our most recent Employees of the Month, Elizabeth Kuhn, senior personal banker at our Lincoln Street office, and IT Support Specialist Timothy Ellerbe. Liz was chosen because she is a true team member, leads by example, and is a valuable resource for staff questions. Tim was selected for his work installing new systems, building systems for future use, and covering weekend work at our Natick office – all while providing outstanding customer support for the bank’s day-to-day activities.
Congratulations to our most recent Employees of the Month, Christina Garbarino, assistant manager, Concord Street office, and Michael Carey, training coordinator! Christina was selected for working at a fast pace while consistently achieving successful results. Michael is being recognized for his ability to multi-task – training new Personal Bankers, assisting branches when necessary, and still finding time to manage over 10 Bank-sponsored weekend marketing events since April.
Cepero will be responsible for service and support of commercial banking relationships throughout the organization. He is a United States Marine Corps veteran and worked most recently as a Corporate Sales Trainer and Licensed Banker at Citizens Bank.
Mark R. Haranas, president and CEO of MutualOne Bank, has announced the promotion of Lynnette A. Maloney of Blackstone to assistant vice president, commercial lending.
Maloney supervises commercial lending support personnel, and is responsible for managing the Bank’s lending documentation. She joined MutualOne Bank in 2012 from Bank of America, where she served as a portfolio monitoring officer.
Maloney holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.
David Flynn of Framingham has joined MutualOne Bank as vice president, commercial lending. He brings with him over 25 years of industry experience, most recently with Dedham Savings, where he was a vice president and commercial lender.
Flynn graduated from Terenure College in Dublin, Ireland. He is a member of the Cancer Care Givers Association, board member of the Irish Pastoral Association, and a former ambassador for the MetroWest Chamber of Commerce.
Jeffery D. Ryan of Westwood has joined MutualOne Bank as vice president, commercial lending. He brings with him 10 years of industry experience, most recently with South Shore Bank, where he was a vice president and commercial lender.
Ryan holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
It is one of our favorite events of the year – the night when we recognize and thank our employees for all of their hard work and dedication at our annual Employee Awards.
Executive Vice President, Steven M. Sousa, presented the awards during the April 29 ceremony, where we acknowledged our new employees and along our service award honorees, each of who celebrated an anniversary of a five-year increment with the Bank.
Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients.
Peter J. Hall- 5 years
Christina M. Garbarino- 10 years
Steven M. Sousa- 10 years
Rachel A. Stewart- 15 years
Yasmine S. Ouweijan- 15 years
Neveen S. Bakhet- 15 years
Carmen M. Martin- 15 years
Julia Arroyo- 15 years
Donna M. Sahely- 20 years
Marie Harrington- 25 years
Dianne B. Evans- 45 years
David Burr – Credit Analyst
Joanne Pizzigno – Assistant Vice President, Loan Servicing
Dominique Tock – Personal Banker
Amy Stapinski – Personal Banker
Gilana Telles -Personal Banker
Jordan Concannon – Service Representative
Timothy Ellerbe – IT Specialist
Andrew Zelman – Senior Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
Raymond Bradford – Personal Banker
Andrew Wilson – Credit Analyst
Yves Munyankindi – Personal Banker
Sarah Binney – Personal Banker
Mathew Cepero – Business Banking Specialist
A banking professional with 23 years of industry experience, Zelman was most recently senior vice president/commercial relationship officer with Avidia Bank. In his position at MutualOne Bank, he will be responsible for developing relationships with commercial businesses that have unique lending requirements.
Zelman holds a bachelor’s degree from Framingham University.
Santos was promoted to manager of client services, responsible for managing the client services department and electronic banking activities.
She joined MutualOne Bank in 2008 as a teller at the Concord Street branch in Framingham. In 2009, she joined the client services department as a senior account representative and had served as assistant manager since 2013. Previously, she was an administrative assistant in the law offices of Richard J. DeAngelis.
Santos is a graduate of Framingham High School and Framingham State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. She is an active volunteer, and recently returned from a volunteer mission at a refugee shelter in South Africa.
Morin is now assistant manager of client services following her promotion from senior account representative in the department, a position she held since 2012.
She joined MutualOne Bank in 2007 as a teller at the Concord Street branch, and was promoted to customer service representative in 2009. Previously, she was a teller at Gouverneur Savings and Loan.
Morin is a graduate of Joseph P. Keefe Technical High School and holds a bachelor’s degree from Regis College in Weston.
Roberts was promoted to compliance specialist from her previous position as operations specialist, which she held since joining MutualOne Bank in 2011.
She began her career in 2001 as a teller with S-Bank. She moved up to operations clerk, a position she held at S-Bank for the following nine years.
Roberts earned a bachelor’s degree in travel and tourism/hospitality administration at Lasell College in Newton.
Also announced was the promotion of Cheryl Suarez to the position of operations manager, effective December 2014. Presently assistant branch manager at the Concord Street branch in Framingham, Suarez joined MutualOne in 2012 as a teller, with past experience as a store supervisor with TD Bank. She subsequently served as a customer service representative before being named assistant branch manager in May 2013.
Her background also includes over 15 years of management experience with Bank Boston/Fleet and five years as a special education aide for the Newfound Area School District. She is a past president and volunteer coordinator of the Parent Teacher Community Organization for Bridgewater (NH)-Hebron Village School.