Named New President of
Windsor Federal Savings
FEDERAL SAVINGS ANNOUNCES SELECTION
OF GEORGE HERMANN AS NEXT PRESIDENT
(WINDSOR, CT – JANUARY 19, 2012) – The Board of Directors of
Windsor Federal Savings today announced the selection of George
Hermann, a Connecticut native and a longtime community banking
executive, to serve as their new President and COO, effective
February 1st. Hermann,
who will succeed current President Mark Griffin, will also assume
the role of CEO when Griffin retires in June.
joins Windsor Federal Savings after an extensive career as a
banking executive in Connecticut, including the last five years as
President and CEO of The First National Bank of Suffield, where he
guided them to consistently strong results during some challenging
would like to be able to build upon the strong foundation that the
Board has put down” said Hermann.
“The first step is to make crystal clear to our customers
and employees that our commitment to our communities will not
change. As a community bank, involvement in local activities and
organizations is part of our fabric. It will be business as usual
in that regard at Windsor Federal, and I sincerely look forward to
meeting with customers and employees alike in the coming weeks.”
he may well be a different face, George is very familiar with our
market area and is a good community banker” said Mark Griffin.
“He truly understands the importance of strong
community involvement, and he will ensure that Windsor Federal
maintains and grows the relationships that we already have. I know
George will have new and innovative ideas, but at the heart of the
matter will be the strong focus on service to our customers that
we have always strived for. Our
customers can be assured that our commitment to personalized
service – and to being a good neighbor – will not change.”
a native of Stratford, will bring a hands-on style to the job that
will help him as he begins the process of getting to know
customers, employees, and the communities.
“With the expected changes in the banking industry over
the next ten years, banks like Windsor Federal are going to be key
for the economic success of their communities.
I’m honored to have been chosen to lead Windsor Federal
Savings, and I look forward to assisting with that growth.”