BankNewport is pleased to announce that Lisa A. Sellar of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, has been appointed to senior vice president, director of retail banking operations.
Lisa joined BankNewport in 1990, and has held various positions, most recently serving as vice president, retail banking administrator. She is responsible for coordinating all retail banking operations including branch procedures, regulatory compliance, and special projects.
Lisa earned a certificate from the New England School for Financial Studies. She is a member of the Newport Chamber of Commerce and the American Cancer Society.
Founded in 1819 and headquartered in Newport, BankNewport offers a full suite of loan and deposit products and services for families and businesses throughout Rhode Island. In addition, OceanPoint Insurance Agency, Inc., a subsidiary of BankNewport, offers a broad range of property casualty insurance products and a full array of financial services. With 17 banking offices and $1.6 billion in assets, BankNewport is one of the oldest community banks in the United States and, as a mutual organization, is committed to the financial success of its customers, employees and communities.