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Washington Trust Promotes Local Employees

Westerly, Rhode Island... Washington Trust has announced the following promotions:

Rhonda M. Duckworth of Wakefield, R.I. has been appointed Vice President and Regional Manager and is responsible for managing and supervising several branch locations, including Governor Francis and Centerville Avenue, in Warwick, as well as, North Kingstown, Bonnet Shores, Narragansett, and Wakefield. She is also responsible for assisting managers in sales management, administration, and community involvement. Duckworth has more than 25 years of retail banking experience. Prior to working for Washington Trust, she served as Vice President and Branch Manager at Citizens Bank and Fleet Bank. She is the Secretary of the North Kingstown Rotary.

Christopher J. Sheehan of Charlestown, R.I. has been appointed Vice President and Manager of the Business Banking Group and is responsible for the growth and retention of commercial deposits and loans generated through the Retail Banking Division. He manages a team of four who work closely with branch managers and other banking partners throughout Rhode Island, and also assists with the Retail budgetary function, as well as new branch development. Sheehan joined the Bank in 1987 in the Consumer Credit Department, transferred to the Retail Division as an Assistant Branch Manager of the Charlestown Office and was appointed a Regional Manager in 2000. He has a degree in Criminal Justice from Bryant University and has been active in various Charlestown government and business organizations.

Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is one of New England's premier financial services companies, providing mortgage banking, commercial banking, small business banking, personal banking, and wealth management and trust services to individuals and institutions through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ Global Select, symbol: WASH). Web site address: www.washtrust.com.

MEDIA CONTACT: Elizabeth B. Eckel, Senior Vice President, Marketing
TELEPHONE: 401-348-1309
EMAIL: ebeckel@washtrust.com
DATE: December 3, 2013

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