PRESQUE ISLE — Katahdin Trust is pleased to announce the promotion of Sarah Gardiner to senior credit analyst. In her new role, Gardiner will be based in Presque Isle and responsible for overseeing the general credit analysis process for the bank, including the supervision and training of other credit analysts.
Gardiner joined Katahdin Trust in 2007 and served as a commercial services assistant before becoming a credit analyst in 2008 and continued in that role for the next 11 years at various levels.
“Sarah is a valuable member of the Commercial Services Department and this promotion reflects her dedication and commitment to Katahdin Trust,” shared Kevin Plourde, senior vice president, credit administration. “I’m proud of the hard work that she has shown over the years, she is a great fit for this position and I congratulate her on this accomplishment.”
A native of Fort Kent, Gardiner has completed numerous classes from the Northern New England Center for Financial Training. Through these courses, she has earned her certification as a business credit analyst as well as a business credit and tax return analyst. She is also very active in her community, volunteering her time at various events such as United Way’s Summer Slide Program, High Five Turkey Drive and presents at Teach Children to Save Day. Gardiner resides in Presque Isle with her husband Frank and two children.
Katahdin Trust, founded in 1918 and named one of the 2018 and 2019 Best Places to Work in Maine, is a community bank with more than $845 million in assets and 180 employees. The bank offers financial services to individuals and businesses from 16 full-service branches in northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions with a suite of digital banking solutions. Katahdin Bankshares Corp., parent company of Katahdin Trust Company, stock is quoted on the OTC Markets quote board OTCQX under the symbol KTHN. Current stock information can be found at otcmarkets.com/stock/KTHN/quote. Learn more about Katahdin Trust on its website at katahdintrust.com and get the latest news and information by following Katahdin Trust on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.