Michael DuvalFranklin Savings Bank is pleased to announce that Michael Duval has joined the organization as VP, Commercial Loan Officer. He will be based at the bank’s Merrimack office located at 1 Dobson Way.

Prior to joining FSB, Duval was VP, Commercial Loan Officer with Main Street Bank based in Ayer, Mass. He brings over 25 years of banking experience to his role, having served in similar positions at First Colebrook Bank, First National Bank of Ipswich, Southern New Hampshire Bank & Trust, USTrust and Somerset Savings Bank.

“Mike’s experience, energy and desire to help businesses meet their strategic goals will be instrumental in developing new relationships in this new market for us,” said Jim DuBois, SVP, Senior Loan Officer. “We needed an experienced commercial loan officer to help us expand further into the southern region; we found the perfect fit with Mike. We are thrilled to have him on board as a member of our commercial lending team.”

Duval has an MBA from Rivier University and a Bachelor of Arts in history from Saint Anselm College. He is a past Sergeant at Arms with Ayer Rotary Club and is a member of Rotary International and the Merrimack Rotary Club.

A resident of Derry, Duval enjoys golf, tennis, swimming and taking sunrise and sunset cruises along Beaver Lake in Derry.

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 throughout the Central Lakes Region and southern New Hampshire. Headquartered in Franklin, the Bank has offices in Bristol, Boscawen, Tilton and Gilford, as well as an office in Bedford for business and residential lending. Franklin Savings Bank also offers investment, insurance and financial planning services through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Independence Financial Advisors, from offices in Franklin, Bedford, Gilford, Nashua, Rochester and Merrimack, New Hampshire. As a recognized leader in providing the latest in financial services technology, Franklin Savings Bank remains 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.

You can learn more about Franklin Savings Bank by calling 1.800.372.4445, or visiting www.fsbnh.bank, or following the bank on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube.