Salisbury Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of three employees.
Spring Bagnall has been promoted to Vice President, Mortgage Advisor. She joined the former Canaan National Bank in 1992 where she held various positions, including mortgage officer. In 2004, Spring joined Salisbury Bank when the two banks merged. Spring served as Branch Administrator and was responsible for the successful operation of seven branch offices. She was promoted to Mortgage Advisor in the spring of 2010. In 2012, Spring was recognized by Connecticut Magazine as a Five Star Mortgage Professional. Spring commented, “I love helping my clients purchase or build their dream home and meet all of their mortgage needs.”
Mona Staaf-Gunther has been promoted to Vice President, Mortgage Advisor. Originally from Ornskoldsvik, Sweden, Staaf-Gunther has been a Mortgage Advisor at the Bank since 1999. Mona is member of The Salisbury Rotary, a past president of The Tri-State Chamber of Commerce, and was named Outstanding Woman of the Year (2008) of Litchfield County Business and Professional Women. In 2011, Mona was recognized by Connecticut Magazine as a Five Star Mortgage Professional. According to Mona, “I enjoy working with my clients to come up with the best option for their situation. And when my clients refer another client, I know I have helped someone. It's a great feeling.”
Sarah O’Connell has been promoted to Vice President, Mortgage Advisor. Sarah joined Salisbury Bank in October 2004. She is a member of Rotary International, the Millbrook Club and is a Paul Harris Fellow and board member. She also serves as secretary to the Board of Directors for the Harlem Valley Chamber of Commerce and is active in the Kent and Pawling Chambers. According to Sarah, “I look forward to the interaction with my clients and co-workers as well as the realtors, attorneys and insurance brokers who are all committed to making the mortgage process as quick and smooth as possible. After all, the people we serve aren’t just clients, they are friends and neighbors.”
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, South Egremont and Sheffield, Massachusetts as well as Dover Plains and Millerton, New York. The Bank has been serving families and businesses for over 160 years and offers a full range of consumer and business banking products and services as well as trust and investment services.