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BankNewport Names Steven Carneiro Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer


NEWPORT, R.I. (February 7, 2023) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that Steven Carneiro has been named vice president, commercial loan officer.  He will be responsible for developing new and growing existing commercial relationships throughout the Bank’s footprint, and working closely with banking service partners.   Prior to his new role, Carneiro was vice president, business and commercial lending officer since joining the Bank in 2018.

Carneiro earned an Associate of Science in Business Management from the Community College of Rhode Island.  He is a member of the board for the Rotary Club of Cranston and is a resident of West Warwick, Rhode Island.

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 and a commercial lending office in Providence. OceanPoint Marine Lending, a business line of BankNewport, specializes in consumer marine and recreational vehicle financing programs.


Through its All In Giving program, BankNewport is committed to supporting nonprofits with areas of impact focused on basic human needs, children and families, education, economic security, healthy lives, arts and culture, and the environment.  BankNewport has awarded over $8 million in grants, sponsorships, and donations over the past ten years to a wide range of nonprofits to help strengthen and enrich lives and communities throughout Rhode Island. Financial education and community service performed by employees totals 8,500 hours annually.  For more information, please visit www.BankNewport.com.