We are pleased to announce that Dana Neshe, a twenty-four year employee of the Bank and member of our executive team, has been promoted to chief operating officer. In her new role, Dana will oversee all aspects of community banking, compliance, credit, marketing, and risk management. Additionally, she will continue to serve as president of the Middlesex Savings Charitable Foundation, the Bank’s philanthropic arm, which has provided more than $6 million in grants to over 600 nonprofit organizations in Eastern Massachusetts.
Dana is an accomplished banking executive with direct experience in many areas of the industry. She began her career as an examiner with the FDIC before joining Middlesex Savings Bank as a compliance officer in 1995. For four years, she oversaw community banking and then joined the Bank’s executive team as chief community banking officer. In 2017, she assumed the role of chief risk officer.
“Dana’s broad experience in banking paired with her focus on evolving Middlesex in a progressive and sustainable way makes her incredibly well suited for the role of COO,” said Mike McAuliffe, president and CEO of Middlesex Savings Bank.
Dana is a resident of Framingham and is actively involved in her local community. She is currently a trustee of Framingham State University and serves on the distribution committee of the MetroWest Health Care Foundation.