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Washington Trust Promotes Matthew Tower to Westerly McQuade’s Branch Manager

May 21, 2021

Westerly, RI – The Washington Trust Company is pleased to announce that Matthew Tower has been promoted to Branch Manager at the Westerly Branch of Washington Trust, located inside McQuade’s Marketplace in Westerly, RI.

In his role as Branch Manager, Tower will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the branch and will provide sound advice to current and future customers to help find products and services that will fit their individual needs and help them reach their financial goals. Tower will also develop branch staff through training and coaching and will continue to build and grow relationships within the Westerly community.

Tower has more than 5 years of banking experience, having held numerous positions within the Rhode Island Market for Washington Trust, and in former roles with Citizen’s Bank. Tower is a graduate of Plymouth State University, and lives in West Greenwich with his wife and four children.


Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and one of the Northeast’s premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH). Additional information on Washington Trust and its subsidiaries can be found at

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