SACO, MAINE — Don Lauzier, vice president of community relations for Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution, recently was elected chairman of the board for the Biddeford-Saco Chamber of Commerce.
As board chairman, Lauzier will lead the 86-year-old organization in its efforts to be a voice and a force for collaboration and partnership in the ongoing revitalization efforts. “Don will be a great asset to the Chamber,” said Kevin Savage, president of Saco & Biddeford Savings, in a press release. “He is deeply committed to the community and its continued success.”
“With the positive changes that are taking place in the area, especially in downtown and in the mill complexes, I am excited to be part of an organization that will help shape the future of the communities in which I live and work,” says Lauzier.
Lauzier is a 13-year employee of Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution. In addition to his work with the bank, he serves as a board member for Wardwell Neighborhood and Saco Community Meals Programs. Lauzier was also recognized as New England Volunteer of the Year in 2006 by Volunteers of America. Lauzier resides in Saco with his wife Sandy, has three grown children and six grandchildren.
Founded in 1827, Saco & Biddeford Savings, Maine’s oldest bank, has branches in Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach, Scarborough, South Portland, Westbrook, and its headquarters in downtown Saco.