bankHometown Promotes Two, Hires Three

Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown announced the promotion of JoLisa Chouinard and Cassandra Day. Chouinard joined the bank in 2014 as a Customer Service Representative. She has been promoted to Assistant Branch Manager. Chouinard attended Fitchburg State University & Atlantic Union College, taking Accounting & Business related courses. She is responsible for overseeing the branch in the Manager’s absence. Chouinard can be found at her daughters’ soccer games, basketball games and Girl Scout events. She regularly attends Bank at Work and networking events. Chouinard resides in Clinton, MA. Day joined the bank in 2014 as a Senior Accountant. She has been promoted to Accounting Manager. Day received a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Suffolk University. She prepares all board reports, account reconciliations and call reports. Day was recently elected to the Oxford School Committee.

Michael Hewitt, President and CEO of bankHometown announced the bank has hired Erik J. Lamothe, John Mattison and Travis D. Perry. Lamothe joined the bank as ALM Manager. He is in responsible for Accounting, Budgeting and Modeling and Forecasting of Interest Rate Risk. Lamothe has almost 20 years-experience in bank Accounting, Financial Analysis & Management. He received a BS in Management and Accounting from Westfield State University and an MS in Banking & Financial Services from Boston University.
Lamothe is involved with the Westfield YMCA, the Institute of Management Accountants, Western MA Boston University Alumni Scholarship Committee and the Westfield Habitat for Humanity. He resides in Westfield, MA. Mattison joined the bank as Vice President, Senior Commercial Credit Officer. Mattison was most recently a Vice President, Senior Commercial Credit officer for Sage Bank in Lowell, MA. He has a BS in Business Administration from Nichols College, a Master of Business Administration from Assumption College and has completed the ABA Stonier Wharton Graduate School of Banking. Mattison resides in West Boylston, MA with his wife and 2 daughters.
Perry has joined the bank as a Vice President, Commercial Lending. Perry has almost 15 years of lending experience, most recently as the Vice President of Commercial Lending for Millbury Federal Credit Union. He has a BA in Administration of Justice from Salve Regina University. Perry is an avid runner and fisherman. He has traveled in the U.S. and to other countries to fish. Perry resides in Sutton, MA.