Westfield Bank Promotes Matthew Valliere to Branch Manager
WESTFIELD — James Hagan, president and CEO of Westfield Bank, announced that Matthew Valliere has been appointed branch manager and retail banking officer at the bank’s 26 Arnold St. branch in Westfield. Valliere will be responsible for overseeing customer service; retail and business product sales, including mortgage originations; as well as business development and community outreach. Other responsibilities include managing general operations and employee development within the branch.
Valliere graduated from Springfield Technical Community College in 2007 with an associate degree. In 2014, he completed the Connecticut School of Finance and Management. He spent time as a retirement services representative and assistant branch manager with other financial institutions before joining Westfield Bank in 2020 as an assistant branch manager at the 47 Palomba Dr. location in Enfield.
“Matt has developed strong customer, partner, and employee relationships throughout his career,” said Kelly Pignatare, vice president and regional manager. “He has a passion for serving our customers and will be an excellent addition to the Arnold Street team with his energy, leadership, customer service, and sales skills.”