Meet Our Team

Our strength is our people

What is the secret to our success? Our genuine commitment to meeting the needs of the communities we serve. We are truly dedicated to the proposition that "Every Customer Counts." Banking with us means knowing who you’re dealing with, meet our leadership team below:

Officers

Thomas Villanova Thomas J. Villanova President,
Chief Executive Officer
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Paul A. McLaughlin, Jr. Paul A. McLaughlin, Jr. Executive Vice President,
Chief Operating Officer
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Leslieanne Black Leslieanne Black Senior Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer
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Maura Malo Maura A. Malo Senior Vice President,
Chief Risk Officer
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Robert Teittinen Robert Teittinen Senior Vice President,
Chief Lending Officer
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Lisa Partrick Lisa Partrick Vice President,
Secretary
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Jennifer Ives-Groebl Jennifer Ives-Groebl Vice President,
Senior Mortgage Lender
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Margret K. Warner Margret K. Warner Vice President, Commercial Lender,
Director of Business Services
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Christine Bascetta-Gath Christine Bascetta-Gath Senior Vice President, Commercial Lender
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Mickie-Ann Budny Mickie-Ann Budny Vice President,
Litchfield Manager
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Susan Dickinson Susan Dickinson Vice President,
Lakeville Manager
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Laura Berendsohn Laura Berendsohn Assistant Vice President,
Washington Manager
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Stephen Yonych, Jr Stephen Yonych, Jr Assistant Vice President,
Watertown Manager
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Connecticut Mutual Holding Company Affiliates

Gary J. Roman Gary J. Roman President,
Chief Executive Officer
Collinsville Bank
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Stephen P. Reilly Stephen P. Reilly President,
Chief Executive Officer
Northwest Community Bank
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Jim Rusiecki, Jr. CTP Jim Rusiecki, Jr. CTP Senior Vice President, Director of Treasury Management phone_icon 860.394.2240
Melissa Root Melissa Root Assistant Vice President, Merchant Service and Sales Manager phone_icon 860.394.2397
Michael Acampora Michael Acampora Treasury Management Sales and Service Assistant phone_icon 860.394.2289

Business Lending Team

Robert Teittinen Robert Teittinen Senior Vice President,
Chief Lending Officer
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Paul A. McLaughlin, Jr. Paul A. McLaughlin, Jr. Senior Vice President,
Chief Operating Officer
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Margret K. Warner Margret K. Warner Vice President, Commercial Lender
Director of Business Services
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Christine Bascetta-Gath Christine Bascetta-Gath Senior Vice President, Commercial Lender
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Branch Managers

Mickie-Ann Budny Mickie-Ann Budny Assistant Vice President,
Litchfield Manager
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Susan Dickinson Susan Dickinson Assistant Vice President,
Lakeville Manager
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Stephen Yonych, Jr Stephen Yonych, Jr Assistant Vice President,
Watertown Manager
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Laura Murphy Laura Murphy Torrington Branch Supervisor
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Laura Berendsohn Laura Berendsohn Assistant Vice President,
Washington Manager
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Board of Directors

  • Donald K. Mayland (Chairman)
  • Susan C. Atkins
  • Jane B. Hinkel
  • Mark E. Macomber
  • Brian McCormick
  • Peter Aziz
  • Victoria A. Patrick
  • A. Paul Ramunni
  • Stephen P. Reilly
  • Gary J. Roman
  • Thomas J. Villanova
  • David T. Wilson