OXFORD, MA – Hometown Bank President and CEO Michael D. Hewitt has been appointed to the Bank’s board of directors, according to Board Chairman Jeanne L. Katrenak.
Hewitt joined the Bank in February, 2011 as senior vice president with more than 30 years of diverse experience in the commercial and retail banking industry. His first assignment was to oversee the merger of Athol-Clinton Cooperative Bank into Hometown Bank and conversion of its Athol and Lancaster branches into Hometown Bank branches. In May, 2013 he was appointed president and chief executive officer.
Hometown Bank is a $395 million mutual bank with branch offices in Athol, Auburn, Oxford, South Lancaster, Sturbridge and Webster, where a second convenience center is also located. The Bank is scheduled to open a new branch office at 9 Sack Boulevard, Leominster in mid-October.