NEW HIRES

Ben Geci joined Androscoggin Bank as chief lending officer and executive vice president.

Geci, of Falmouth, previously served as director of southern commercial banking and the senior vice president for Cumberland and York counties at Camden National Bank.

Kristy Goodson joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as senior vice president, treasury services manager.

Goodson of Concord, New Hampshire, will be working with business customers across all three states of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.

She brings decades of experience developing treasury management, merchant services and payroll services in the banking industry.

Norway Savings Bank hired Andrea Wallace as assistant vice president, mortgage loan officer of the Gorham and Standish offices.

Wallace brings more than 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry.

SIS Bank named Catherine Buffum as its new commercial lender.

Buffum, of Biddeford, previously held positions as a vice president, commercial loan officer at institutions such as TD Bank and Androscoggin Bank.

Bigelow Investment Advisors named P. Benjamin Flood as vice president and senior adviser.

Flood brings his expertise as a Certified Financial Planner practitioner to the firm as it grows and expands its current financial planning offerings.

Flood spent the previous 10 years with KeyCorp, most recently working as a financial adviser with Key Investment Services LLC.

PROMOTIONS

New Dimensions Federal Credit Union promoted Danielle Farmer as Augusta’s newest branch manager.

Farmer joined the credit union in 2014 as a teller and later transitioned into the role as head teller and lending consultant.

Gorham Savings Bank announced the following promotions:

Dan Hancock, an employee since 2007, was promoted to chief deposit officer.

Mark Girr, who was hired in 2014, was promoted to senior vice president, director of marketing and communications.

Tracey Sardella was promoted to vice president, compliance officer. She joined the bank in 2015

Alden Joy, an employee with nearly 25 years of service, was promoted to vice president, general services.

Michael Voisine, who was hired in 2004, was promoted to assistant vice president, commercial portfolio loan officer.

Kristine Amato, an employee with 30 years of service, was promoted to officer, loan administrative supervisor in the business banking department.