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Florence Bank promotes Kurt Shouse to IT Post

FLORENCEFlorence Bank, a mutually owned savings bank serving the Pioneer Valley through nine branch locations, has promoted Kurt Shouse of to the position of information security officer/cyber security administrator.

Shouse joined Florence Bank in 2014 as a cyber security administrator. He earned a bachelor’s degree from UMass Amherst, as well as a master’s in Cybersecurity, with a concentration in computer forensics and cyber operations. He also has earned a Global Essentials Security Certification.

Florence Bank President and CEO John F. Heaps, Jr., said, “we’re pleased to promote Kurt to this expanded role with our bank. We take a very pro-active stance where security and information security is concerned and Kurt is someone whose expertise will continue to be of great value to our bank and our customers.”