DERBY — Community National Bank CEO Kathy Austin recently announced the hiring of Leslie Delhaie as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating and Innovation Officer.
She was also named as Vice President of Community Bancorp at the Community Bancorp. board meeting held on Wednesday.
Delhaie brings over 30 years of banking and consulting experience to her new position.
Her career path has been concentrated in operations, technology, strategy and project management.
As a member of the bank’s Executive team, Delhaie will be responsible for overseeing Information Technology, Loan Operations and Retail Banking.
“Leslie will be our first Chief Operating and Innovation Officer,” CEO and President Austin said. “We look forward to working with her to bring new innovation and organizational efficiencies to the bank. Ultimately, this will help us compete in the ever-changing financial landscape.”
Delhaie has relocated to the Northeast Kingdom with her 14-year-old Shih Tzu, Bella.
“I am excited to work with the exceptional CNB team as we move forward to enable systems and solutions that will continue to transform and improve the customer experience,” Delhaie said.
She says she is honored to join a team that is as truly committed to its community as CNB.