Eileen A. Straughn is Senior Vice President, Wealth Management Business Support and Strategy of The Washington Trust Company, responsible for business development as well as operations, business support, and project management for Washington Trust Wealth Management, including financial reporting and budgeting; divisional growth strategies; product development and actions; and personnel management.
Straughn has more than 35 years of banking and wealth management experience, with a strong track record of leadership in strategic business planning and change and performance management. She joined Washington Trust from US Trust, where she most recently served as Senior Vice President of Business Support.
Straughn holds her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Boston College, with minors in finance and marketing. She is actively involved in her community, having devoted most of her volunteer time to TOPS, Inc., the Exeter/West Greenwich Association of Parents and Teachers, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and Habitat for Humanity.