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Officers and Directors

Officers and Directors

Executive Management

John J. Patrick, Jr.
John J. Patrick, Jr.
Chairman, President and CEO
John J. Patrick, Jr. John J. Patrick, Jr. has served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Farmington Bank since March 2008. He has also served as Chairman of the Board of Farmington Bank since July of 2008 and Chairman of the Board of Directors of First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc. since its formation. Prior to this, Mr. Patrick served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of TD Bank Connecticut. He is a Director of The Hospital of Central Connecticut, Hartford HealthCare and Vantis Insurance Company, located in Windsor, Connecticut, as well as several other community organizations. Mr. Patrick holds a Bachelor of Science from the Central Connecticut State University, and a Masters Certificate in Banking and Financial Services from Bentley College.
Gregory A. White
Gregory A. White
EVP, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Gregory A. White Gregory A. White has served as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Farmington Bank since January 2009. Prior to this, he served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Rockville Financial Inc. since its formation in May 2005. Mr. White served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Rockville Bank, a subsidiary of Rockville Financial Inc. from December 2003 to December 2008. Mr. White also served as Senior Vice President of Mechanics Savings Bank and as a Vice President at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston and as Vice President at Webster Bank.
Michael T. Schweighoffer
Michael T. Schweighoffer
EVP, Chief Lending Officer
Michael T. Schweighoffer Michael T. Schweighoffer joined Farmington Bank in March 2009 and serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer. Prior to joining Farmington Bank he served as State President of TD Bank, Inc. in Connecticut since 2008. He joined TD Bank in 2002 and prior to being named State President in Connecticut, served as a Senior Vice President and Regional Commercial Lending Manager. From 1995 to 2002, Mr. Schweighoffer served as Vice President of Commercial Lending and Regional Commercial Lending Manager at People’s Bank. From 1989 to 2005, Mr. Schweighoffer was employed by Shawmut Bank in a number of capacities including Credit Review Team Leader and Vice President of Commercial Lending.
Kenneth F. Burns
Kenneth F. Burns
EVP, Director of Retail Banking
Kenneth F. Burns Kenneth F. Burns serves as Executive Vice President and Director of Retail Banking. He joined Farmington Bank in January 2005 as Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking. Prior to joining Farmington Bank, from 1998 to 2005, Mr. Burns was the President and CEO of Creative Dimensions, a marketing and manufacturing company located in Plainville, Connecticut. Prior to that, from 1981 to 1997, Mr. Burns worked at Eagle Bank, a $2.2 billion bank headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, as Executive Vice President of Retail Banking and Marketing.
Catherine M. Burns
Catherine M. Burns
EVP, Chief Risk Officer
Catherine M. Burns Catherine M. Burns joined Farmington Bank in 2010 and serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer. Prior to joining Farmington Bank, she worked at TD Bank, where she served as Senior Vice President, Head of Community Banking and Commercial Lending; Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending Regional Executive; Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff, Commercial Lending; and Vice President, Commercial Credit Manager. Prior to TD Bank, Ms. Burns worked at BayBank for 15 years in various retail, operations and commercial banking management capacities.

Board of Directors

John J. Patrick, Jr.
John J. Patrick, Jr.
Chairman
Ronald A. Bucchi
Ronald A. Bucchi
Ronald A. Bucchi Ronald A. Bucchi is a self employed C.P.A. with a specialized practice that concentrates in CEO consulting, strategic planning, mergers, acquisitions, business sales and tax. He works with domestic and international companies. He is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Executive Education program with completed course studies in general board governance, audit and compensation. He is currently Treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors of the Petit Family Foundation, Inc. He has served on numerous other community boards and is past Chairman of the Wheeler Clinic and the Wheeler YMCA. He is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the National Association of Corporate Directors.
John J. Carson
John J. Carson
Lead Director
John J. Carson John J. Carson is Vice President, University Relations at the University of Hartford and has been since 2005. From 1991 to 1996, Mr. Carson served as President of the Connecticut Policy and Economic Council and he served as Commissioner of Economic Development for the State of Connecticut from 1981 to 1988. He served as Vice Chairman of Glastonbury Bank and Trust and then TD Banknorth Connecticut. He also served from 2003 to 2007 on the Board of Directors’ Risk Committee of the parent corporation, TD Banknorth N.A. He is Board Advisor to S/L/A/M Collaborative of Glastonbury. Active in numerous community organizations, Mr. Carson serves or has served on committees and boards including: The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center and the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology. He is a former Chairman of the Connecticut Development Authority and Connecticut Business Development Corporation.
James T. Healey Jr.
James T. Healey Jr.
James T. Healey Jr. James T. Healey, Jr. served a nearly 30-year career with Keefe, Bruyette and Woods, Inc. retiring as the firm’s Senior Vice President, Equity Trading and Hartford Branch Office Manager. Mr. Healey began his career with Aetna where he served in the Bond Investment Department. His extensive community involvement includes present and past board memberships with the Brain Injury Alliance of Connecticut, Saint Francis Hospital Foundation, Kingswood-Oxford School, Connecticut State Golf Association and Security Traders Association of Connecticut. Mr. Healey holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the University of Connecticut.
Patience P. “Duby” McDowell
Patience P. “Duby” McDowell
Patience P. “Duby” McDowell Patience P. “Duby” McDowell is President of McDowell Jewett Communications, a strategic communications firm that she founded in 2006. Ms. McDowell was a reporter and political analyst for a variety of Connecticut television stations. She serves on the Board of Trustees of the Mark Twain House & Museum and has served on the boards of the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame, the Hartford Region YWCA and Riverfront Recapture. Ms. McDowell is a Corporator of Hartford Hospital. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard University with a degree in History and attended the School of Journalism at the University of Missouri.
Kevin S. Ray
Kevin S. Ray
Kevin S. Ray Kevin S. Ray is President of the Deming Insurance Agency Inc., an insurance agency headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut. Mr. Ray is a past President of the Professional Insurance Agents Association of Connecticut and has served as a Trustee of the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors of Connecticut. Mr. Ray is the former President of several community organizations, including the Farmington Community Chest, Winding Trails Recreation Area, Farmington Exchange Club and the Farmington Rotary Club. He is also past Chairman of the Farmington Economic Development Commission.
Michael A. Ziebka
Michael A. Ziebka
Michael A. Ziebka Michael A. Ziebka is the Managing Partner of Budwitz & Meyerjack, P.C., an accounting firm located in Farmington, Connecticut. In addition to being Managing Partner, Mr. Ziebka is also senior audit principal for Budwitz & Meyerjack, P.C. with responsibilities for overseeing the firm’s accounting, auditing, and financial reporting practice. Mr. Ziebka is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants. He currently serves as a director for several community organizations, including the Exchange Club of Farmington, Connecticut, Farmington Country Club and Services for the Elderly. He is also a past member of the board of Farmington Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Ziebka holds a Masters of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Connecticut.
John A. Green
John A. Green
John A. Green John A. Green is President and Chief Executive Officer of Lux Bond & Green, a family jewelry business established in 1898 with seven locations in Connecticut and Massachusetts and over 100 employees. He currently serves as treasurer on the Saint Francis Hospital Foundation, the Board of Governors chair at the Gemological Institute of America and is a member of the economic development committee of the West Hartford Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Green served as a director of Connecticut Bank & Trust Company as well as holding many leadership positions within the Hartford community. He graduated from Boston College and from the Gemological Institute of America.