Union Savings Bank Board of Trustees Promotes Jeff McDonough to Executive Vice President

Danbury, CONN. (April 14, 2022) – Union Savings Bank (USB) announces that Jeff McDonough has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Community Relations and will join the bank’s Executive Management Committee. He will also continue to serve as a member of the bank’s Management Council. The announcement was made at a recent USB Board of Trustees meeting.

McDonough, whose experience in human resources within the healthcare and banking industries spans 37 years, joined USB in 2015 as Senior Vice President, Director of Human Resources. Since that time, he has provided oversight to several departments including Human Resources, Learning & Development and Community Relations.

“During his tenure at Union Savings Bank, Jeff has made many significant contributions in his role as SVP, Director of Human Resources,” said Cynthia C. Merkle, Bank President and CEO. “He has led numerous initiatives, including our efforts on creating a more diverse and inclusive environment for our employees and customers.  Over the past two years he and his team have been instrumental in our navigation through the pandemic. As EVP, and a member of the USB Executive Management Committee, we’ll continue to rely on him for his support and sound counsel with ongoing and future strategic initiatives.”

McDonough holds a Bachelor of Science degree from State University of New York College at Oswego. He is a Board member of the Union Savings Bank Foundation and serves as the Chairman of the Board for Ann’s Place, Danbury, CT, a community-based cancer support center. McDonough is also a Board member of CityCenter Danbury. He currently resides in Poughkeepsie, NY.


About Union Savings Bank

Established in 1866 and headquartered in Danbury, Conn., Union Savings Bank is a $3.0 billion mutual bank dedicated to being the bank of choice. As a full-service financial institution, Union Savings Bank provides banking, mortgage, investment, trust and insurance products throughout western Connecticut with 25 offices in Bethel, Brookfield, Canton, Danbury, Goshen, Kent, Litchfield, Marble Dale, Monroe, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Ridgefield, Roxbury, Southbury, Torrington and Washington Depot. The bank provides financial services to individuals, businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and government entities through its commercial, residential and consumer lending, corporate services, retail banking and wealth management divisions. Please visit www.unionsavings.com for more information; the bank can also be found on LinkedIn. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.

Michele Bonvicini
Union Savings Bank

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