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BankNewport Names Dawn Cochran Vice President, Deposit Operations


NEWPORT, R.I. – (September 15, 2022) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that Dawn Cochran has been promoted to vice president, deposit operations. She will be responsible for managing the daily operations of cash management services, account verification, electronic disputes and overall branch support, in addition to her role as ACH coordinator.  Prior to her new position, Cochran was assistant vice president, deposit servicing manager.

Cochran is a member of the Standing Rules Group of the New England Automated Clearing House Association (NEACH) and is a Nacha Accredited ACH Professional.  She resides in Newport, RI.

About BankNewport:

Founded in 1819 and headquartered in Newport, BankNewport offers a full suite of loan and deposit products and services for families and businesses throughout Rhode Island.  BankNewport is one of the longest-standing community banks in the United States and, as a mutual organization, is committed to the financial success of its customers, employees and communities. BankNewport has 18 branch locations, with commercial lending offices in Cumberland and Providence.

BankNewport business lines include OceanPoint Marine Lending, specializing in consumer marine and recreational vehicle financing programs, and OceanPoint Insurance, a Trusted Choice independent insurance agency, providing a broad range of property casualty insurance products, including employee benefits and marine related insurance products.