Sykes to Manage Savings Institute Groton Branch

Feb 19, 2013

Groton, CT (February 19, 2013) – Heather Sykes has been named Branch Manager for the Savings Institute Bank & Trust’s Groton office, according to Jonathan Wood, Savings Institute Bank & Trust Company Senior Vice President Retail Banking. Ms. Sykes takes over the branch manager position from Liz Page, who recently retired from more than 15 years at the bank

Ms. Sykes has more than 10 years with Savings Institute Bank & Trust, and was most recently Assistant Manager at the bank’s Norwich branch. Prior to joining the Savings Institute, she was with Peoples Bank.

Heather has been active in numerous community endeavors, including New London’s Easter Seals Walkathon. In addition, she has been an energetic volunteer for the Bank’s “Caring & Giving” employee fundraising efforts as well as assisting with the bank’s Salvation Army Family Holiday Gift Selections.  Heather has long been a native of New London, where she now resides with her 3 children Gregory, Jarvis and Makayla.

In her new position, Heather will be responsible for leading the Groton branch staff in maintaining current standards of customer service, while reaching out to customers in the Groton area with the bank’s offerings of personal and business banking solutions.  Ms. Sykes can be reached at 860-449-6702.

Savings Institute Bank & Trust Company is headquartered in Willimantic, Connecticut with twenty branches in eastern Connecticut. The Bank is a full service community-oriented financial institution dedicated to serving the financial service needs of consumers and businesses within its market area.