Houlton Region

Katahdin Trust welcomes Brown as Houlton branch manager, community banking officer

HOULTON, Maine – Katahdin Trust, a community bank serving northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions, is pleased to announce the hiring of Alexis “Lexy” Brown as branch manager and community banking officer. Brown will be responsible for retail lending, business development, and the daily branch management of the Bank’s Houlton location.

“Lexy brings a new energy to our branch, years of previous banking experience, and a strong educational background,” said Billi Griffeth, regional vice president, retail banking. “She will play a key role in training new staff at our branch during this time of transition and will provide excellent customer service to Houlton-area residents.” 

A Houlton resident, Brown is an active member in her community, participating in several fundraising events for the Anah Shriners with her husband Isaac.

“Lexy’s experience, her customer focused approach, and her attention to detail make her a great fit for Katahdin Trust. I’m excited that she’s joined our team and know that she’ll do well in this role,” said Angela Butler, EVP, retail and business banking.

Brown has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine in Presque Isle and is currently enrolled in an MBA program through William Howard Taft University. 

Brown and the retail team invite you to stop by and visit their newly remodeled branch located at 65 North Street in Houlton. In addition to Lexy, the retail staff includes Annette Beaton, Heidi Grant, Alexis Jackins, Bethany Millet, Robin Palmer, Rachel Toupin, and Benjamin Vaughan. 

Founded in 1918, Katahdin Trust is a community bank based in Houlton, Maine with more than $963 million in assets. Katahdin Trust offers financial services to individuals and businesses from 16 branches throughout northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions with a suite of digital banking solutions. The Bank has nearly 180 employees and, in 2021, was named one of the Best Places to Work in Maine for the fourth year in a row and recognized the past three years as one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the country by American Banker magazine. Katahdin Bankshares Corp., parent company of Katahdin Trust Company, common stock is quoted on the OTC Markets (OTCQX) under the symbol KTHN. Learn more about the Bank at www.katahdintrust.com and follow Katahdin Trust on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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