Three Florence Bank employees

Florence Bank Announces Personnel Changes within Retail Banking Team

Florence Bank recently announced several personnel changes within its retail banking team.

Candice Somar (pictured top left) was promoted from assistant branch manager to branch manager / bank officer and will oversee the Springfield branch located on Allen Street. Previously, she was the assistant manager of the Hadley branch office. A former volunteer for the West of the River Chamber of Commerce, Candice has 22 years of experience in banking and resides in Springfield.

Emily Tower (pictured center) will continue to hold the title of branch manager / assistant vice president but has moved from the West Springfield branch to the main office in Florence. A Franklin County resident, Emily is a 2020 graduate of the New England School for Financial Studies and has worked in banking for 16 years.

Nicole Gleason, of Monson (pictured top right) will continue to hold her title of vice president / branch manager but has moved from the Springfield branch to the West Springfield office. She studied accounting at Springfield Technical Community College and is a 2011 graduate of the New England School of Financial Studies. Outside of the office, Nikki is a board member for The “X” Main Street Corporation, formally Bing Arts Theater, and serves on the Fundraising Committee for Revitalize Community Development Corporation (CDC).

Please join us in congratulating Candice, Emily, and Nikki!