BankNewport President and CEO, Sandra J. Pattie recently announced the appointment of Patrick R Burns to vice president, branch sales manager of the Bank’s Middletown office located at 528 West Main Road. He will be responsible for branch operations, business development, and staff development.
Burns comes to BankNewport from Santander Bank, where he served as branch manager of the Bristol office. He was formerly a branch manager with Citizens Bank.
Patrick is a resident of Middletown, Rhode Island.
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.