Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of five employees.
Meredith Tiedemann has been promoted to Vice President, Trust Officer. Meredith came to Salisbury Bank in 2006 with significant trust experience. She will continue, providing individualized, long-term growth for clients, in accordance with their goals, needs and investment philosophy. Meredith lives in New Hartford, CT with her husband Tom and children Kaila and Luke.
Steve Essex has been promoted to Vice President, Trust Officer. Steve joined Salisbury Bank in 2009. He will continue to serve as a relationship manager and investment advisor to individuals and families. He has almost twenty years' experience in trust administration, investment and financial planning. Steve is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and has been a Certified Financial Planner licensee since 1998. Steve lives in Simsbury, CT with his wife and two children.
Kim Downey has been promoted to Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer. Kim has worked for Salisbury Bank since 2005. She will continue to manage the Client Service Group for Salisbury Trust Wealth Advisory Services. Kim has a Business Economics degree from SUNY-Cortland and is a consummate private banking liaison. She lives in Lakeville, CT with her husband Tom and son Tommy.
Amanda Lidstone has been promoted to Assistant Vice President, Compliance Officer. Amanda has worked for Salisbury Bank since 1999. She will continue to oversee the Compliance Department ensuring the Bank remains compliant with all regulatory requirements. Amanda has a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. She lives in Lakeville, CT with her husband Noel and daughter Makenzie.
Adam Higgins has been promoted to Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. He came to Salisbury Bank in 2007. He will continue serving his clients' commercial lending needs. Adam graduated from Bryant University in Smithfield, RI with a Bachelor's of Science in Finance. He resides in Falls Village, CT with his fiancée Erika.
Salisbury Bank is a full-service community bank headquartered in Lakeville, Connecticut and presently operates full service branches in Canaan, Lakeville, Salisbury and Sharon, Connecticut as well as South Egremont and Sheffield, Massachusetts and Dover Plains and Millerton, New York. The Bank has been serving families and businesses for more than 160 years and offers a full range of consumer and business banking products and services as well as trust and investment services. For more information visit the Bank's website at www.salisburybank.com.