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Washington Trust opens 27th branch in Smithfield, R.I.

February 15, 2024

Smithfield, R.I. - Washington Trust today announced the opening of its 27th branch located at Smithfield Crossing, 371 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, R.I.

Edward O. “Ned” Handy III, Washington Trust Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mary E. Noons, Washington Trust President and Chief Operating Officer, as well as other members of the Bank’s executive team, were on hand to welcome Smithfield Town Manager, Randy R. Rossi, as the branch’s first official customer.

"We're thrilled to become part of the Smithfield community," said Handy. "The Smithfield branch, along with our North Providence, Johnston, and Cumberland offices, provides added convenience for our customers in northern Rhode Island."

Left to right: Patrick Stewart, Washington Trust VP, Branch Manager, Smithfield Office; Ned Handy, Washington Trust Chairman & CEO; Deb Gormley, Washington Trust EVP, Chief Retail Banking Officer; Randy Rossi, Town Manager, Town of Smithfield; Mary Noons, Washington Trust President & COO; and Caitlyn Choiniere, Finance Director, Town of Smithfield.

Patrick Stewart serves as Vice President and Branch Manager of the Smithfield branch, which offers a full suite of financial solutions, including deposit services, mortgage and home equity loans, business banking services, and wealth management and trust services. Stewart and his team help customers achieve their financial goals through personal in-branch service and convenient digital banking solutions.

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