Congratulations to Raymond Bradford, personal banker at our Concord Street, Framingham office, and Jennifer Figueroa, loan processor in our residential lending department, on their selection as this month’s Employees of the Month.
Raymond was selected for his initiatives in expanding customer relationships. Jennifer was recognized for the exceptional service she provides loan applicants.
Raymond Bradford (left) and Jennifer Figueroa (right)
Mark R. Haranas, president and CEO of MutualOne Bank, has announced the promotion of Brian E. Ledwith of Franklin to Executive Vice President and Senior Commercial Lender. In this position, he oversees the Bank’s commercial loan department.
Ledwith joined the Bank in 2007 as vice president and member of the commercial lending team. In 2013, he was promoted to senior vice president with responsibilities that included overseeing the commercial loan support staff.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston College and graduated with honors from the America’s Community Bankers’ National School of Banking.
Ledwith has been active in coaching local youth athletics, including soccer and hockey. He is a past board member of the Franklin Educational Foundation, and past chairman of program development for the Tri-County Chamber of Commerce.
Our annual Employee Awards is one of our favorite events of the year, because we get to show our appreciation and honor all of our dedicated and hard working employees.
Executive Vice President, Steven M. Sousa, presented the awards during the Ceremony on April 25th. As a part of the celebration we acknowledged our new employees and our service award honorees, each of whom celebrated an anniversary of a five-year increment with the Bank.
(Left to Right) Luz Acevedo, Sandhya Jayarama, Michael Bilinsky, President & CEO Mark Haranas, Mildred Dones, Debra Miranda, Glaiz Herdman, Kevin Chandley.
Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients.
Sandhya Jayarama – 5 years
Brien Maginnis – 5 years
Mildred Dones – 10 years
Glaiz Herdman – 10 years
Luz Acevedo – 15 years
Debra Miranda – 15 years
Michael Bilinsky – 25 years
Kevin Chandley – 30 years
Jeffrey Ryan – Commercial Loan Officer
David Flynn – Commercial Loan Officer
Wilhelmina Murray – IT Specialist
Gregory Kennedy – Vice President, Retail Banking
Jean Hoskins – Senior Personal Banker
Clara DePina – Senior Loan Servicing Representative
Boris Rashkovskiy – Accounting Assistant
Stacy Howard – Commercial Loan Assistant
Congratulations to Julia Arroyo, senior personal banker at our Lincoln Street, Framingham office, and Amy Stapinski, commercial lending associate at our Main Office, on their selection as this month’s Employees of the month.
Julia was recognized for her ability to process work quickly while retaining an excellent customer focus. Amy was selected for consistently performing above expectations.
Julia Arroyo (left) and Amy Stapinski (right)
Congratulations to our most recent Employees of the Month – Doug MacLennan, senior personal banker at our Natick office, and Mary-beth Collins, specialist in our operations department.
Doug was selected for his success in cross-selling products. Mary-beth was recognized for her knowledge of ACH processing, and her eagerness to learn new tasks.
Congratulations to our most recent Employees of the Month – Yves Munyankindi, personal banker II at our Concord Street office, and Melissa Roberts, compliance specialist.
Yves was recognized for his ability to identify customer needs and suggest appropriate solutions. Melissa was selected for her initiative in exploring ways to streamline processes.
Congratulations to our most recent Employees of the Month –Elizabeth Kuhn, senior personal banker at our Concord Street office, and Dianne Evans, human resources coordinator.
Elizabeth was recognized for her excellent service to customers, flexibility and professionalism. Dianne was selected for her exceptional organization and coordination skills.
Elizabeth Kuhn (left) and Dianne Evans (right)
Gregory Kennedy of Goffstown, NH has joined MutualOne Bank as vice president, retail banking. He brings with him over 16 years of industry experience, most recently with Northway Bank of Berlin, NH where he was vice president/regional market manager.
Kennedy holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from LeMoyne College and a master’s degree from the University of Phoenix Online. He is a member of the Salvation Army Advisory Board in Manchester, NH and teaches financial literacy at many non-profit organizations.
The Board of Directors of MutualOne Bank has elected three employees to new officer positions, according to an announcement today by Mark R. Haranas, president and CEO.
Kimberly Sambuchi of Framingham was elected first vice president and Carmela Canal of Hopkinton was elected vice president. Kimberly Cohen of Natick was elected assistant vice president and assistant controller.
Kimberly Sambuchi, who previously served as vice president of operations, is now responsible for all information management. She joined the Bank in 2002 and has held positions with increasing responsibility in the retail and client service areas.
Sambuchi is a graduate of Framingham High School and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Boston University and a master’s degree in business administration from Framingham State University. She is also a graduate of the New England School for Financial Studies.
Carmela Canal, who previously served as branch administrator, will oversee operations and data processing. She has been with MutualOne Bank since 1988 and has served in a variety of retail management roles during her career.
Canal, a Framingham South High School graduate, earned a degree in business management at Newbury College. She also graduated from the New England School for Financial Studies.
Kimberly Cohen, who joined the Bank in 2014, will coordinate internal Bank controls and provide support for other departments within the Bank.
A graduate of Natick High School, Cohen has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Assumption College and a master’s degree in business from Framingham State University. She is a Certified Public Accountant with previous experience at Middlesex Savings Bank and Gerald T. Reilly & Co.
Congratulations to our most recent Employees of the Month – Gilana Telles, senior account representative in our Client Services Department, and Sandhya Jayarama, operations specialist in our Operations Department.
Gilana was selected for her professional development, commitment and enthusiasm. Sandhya was recognized for her desire to learn new tasks and accept additional responsibilities when the needs arise.
Gilana Telles (left) and Sandhya Jayarama (right)