Bay State Savings Bank Appoints Maria Heskes-Allard
August 12, 2016
WORCESTER, MA / August 2016 - Bay State Savings Bank announced recently that Maria Heskes-Allard of Princeton, MA has been named Senior Vice President/Senior Commercial Lender at its 28 Franklin Street location in Worcester, MA.
“We are delighted to welcome Maria to our Commercial Lending team at Bay State Savings Bank,” said Bay State Savings Bank President & CEO, Peter Alden. “Our Bank is growing and evolving. We are very excited to have the benefit of her depth of expertise and leadership to help move us progressively forward.”
Ms. Heskes-Allard has had a distinguished banking career with over 25 years as a Commercial Lender in Central MA savings institutions, most recently, as Senior Vice President of Clinton Savings Bank in Clinton, MA. She is recognized for her expertise in administering large and diverse portfolios, developing new loan markets and being a top producer in the industry.
Ms. Heskes-Allard has an Associate Degree in Retail Management from Becker College in Worcester, MA, a BS in Business Management and Finance from Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, NH, a Certificate in Real Estate Finance from Boston University in Boston, MA and a Finance MBA from Assumption College in Worcester, MA. She is a Corporator of the Greater Worcester Community Foundation and a member of its Scholarship Committee; she served on the Llew Evans Scholarship Committee for Becker College, and currently serves as a member and Keynote Speaker Chair of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Women’s Leadership Conference, and as a Loan Committee member of the North Central Chamber of Commerce CDC.