Seven new Corporators elected at Annual Meeting
Franklin Savings Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dorcas Gordon, attorney of Newfound Law, LLC, to its Board of Directors. Her nomination was recently confirmed at the Bank’s Annual Meeting of Corporators. Charles Chandler was reelected to a 1-year term as Director while Scott McGuffin, Mary Miller and Stuart Trachy were reelected to 3-year terms.
Prior to founding Newfound Law, LLC, Gordon began her law career with Wescott, Millham & Dyer, LLP in Laconia, NH. She is a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association and is a Board Member of the Slim Baker Foundation for Outdoor Education, Inc. Currently, she serves on the Town of Bristol’s Historic District Commission and Kelley Park Committee, and is a volunteer interviewer for the St. Paul’s School Advanced Studies Program.
“It gives me great pleasure to welcome Dorcas to our board,” said Ron Magoon, President & CEO. “Dorcas has been a Corporator of the bank since 2012 and is very active in the Bristol community. Her strong ties in this community will ensure we continue to meet the needs of businesses, individuals and organizations in this thriving area.”
During the Annual Meeting, seven new Corporators were elected to Franklin Bancorp, MHC, a mutual holding company and parent corporation of Franklin Savings Bank. The following individuals were confirmed: Lorrie Carey, owner of Marshall’s Florist in Boscawen; Michael Gunski, President of SPS Spindle Parts and Service of Goffstown; Duane Harbour, owner of Harbour Enterprise in Northfield; Dean Laughy, Sr. VP with Freudenberg Sealing Technologies of Bristol; James Phelps, owner of Phelps Construction in Danbury; Jim Roberge, CPA and Principal of Roberge and Company, P.C. in Franklin; and Simon Thomson, Director of Government Relations at Sheehan Phinney Capital Group of Concord.
“We are pleased to welcome Lorrie, Michael, Duane, Dean, James, Jim and Simon as newly appointed Corporators,” commented Stuart Trachy, Chair of Franklin Savings Bank’s Board of Directors. “These individuals have demonstrated outstanding success in their respective professions and civic engagement; they will be great ambassadors for the bank.”
Established in 1869, Franklin Savings Bank is an independent, mutually-owned community bank, offering a full array of commercial lending, personal banking and investment services. Headquartered in Franklin, the Bank has offices in Bristol, Boscawen, Tilton, Gilford, Merrimack and Goffstown. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Independence Financial Advisors, Franklin Savings Bank also offers investment, insurance and financial planning services. A recognized leader in providing the latest in financial services technology, Franklin Savings Bank is committed to serving the needs of businesses, families and the communities it serves, through a dedicated team of employees, a diverse line of financial products and services, and continued investment in emerging technology.