Androscoggin Bank is pleased to announce Jim Woolverton has been hired as Senior Vice President, Director of Technology in addition to promoting three current employees.


Woolverton comes to Androscoggin Bank with two decades of experience in information technology, and most recently served as Director of IT Delivery for Unum. Throughout his career, Woolverton has been committed to building successful strategies to help organizations run more efficiently and provide world-class service. 

“I’m thrilled to be joining a team with unmistakable energy and a passion for fulfilling the Bank’s vision and living our mission each day,” said Woolverton. “It’s refreshing and exciting that Androscoggin Bank leadership recognizes the critical role information technology can play in transforming the client experience. The Bank’s commitment to service excellence for clients, employees and the community is authentic and compelling.”

About Woolverton, Neil J. Kiely, President of Androscoggin Bank, said, “We are pleased to welcome Jim to Androscoggin Bank. His experience and dedication to excellence makes him a valuable addition to the technology team. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated a strong commitment to clients, service, and professional development that align with the Bank’s key values.”

Woolverton resides in Scarborough with his wife and three children. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah. 


Kiely also announced the promotions of three Androscoggin Bank employees, saying, “I am proud of the hard work our Androscoggin Bank team puts in every day to serve our clients. Melissa, Denise and Mary are all excellent examples of the Bank’s values in action, and I know they will continue to deliver on those values and serve our clients in their new roles.”


Melissa Farinas was promoted to Vice President, Bank Technology and Business Support Manager. Farinas has been with the Bank since 2013 when she was hired as a Senior Systems Analyst. Since 2016 she has served as head of the Bank’s employee innovation group. Farinas is a resident of Lewiston. 


Mary Michaud was promoted to Assistant Vice President, Controller. Hired in 2015, Michaud previously served as Assistant Vice President, Financial Analyst. The 2017 Employee of the Year, Michaud has worked to foster a strong values culture at the Bank. Michaud is a resident of Old Orchard Beach.


Denise Tabet was promoted from Assistant Vice President to Vice President, Retail Service Manager. Tabet first joined the Bank in 2012 and became Retail Service Manager in 2017. She was honored with the Officer of the Year Award in 2016 and has since been recognized for her commitment to the Bank’s core values. Tabet is a resident of Turner. 


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