Burnett promoted at BankNewport

Burnett promoted at BankNewport

NEWPORT – BankNewport President and CEO Sandra J. Pattie has announced the promotion of Kenneth Burnett, of North Scituate, to senior vice president, director of commercial relationships.

Burnett has been with BankNewport since 2012, most recently serving as senior vice president, manager of commercial lending.

He is responsible for directing all aspects of commercial lending, including development and oversight of the commercial lending team and the bank’s commercial lending portfolio throughout Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts.

Burnett earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Bryant University. He is a member of the board of Grow Smart Rhode Island.