Executive Spotlight September 2019
Caroline Carpenter has been President and CEO of National Bank of Middlebury since 2015. She is the first female president of the bank since incorporation in 1831. Prior to becoming president, she served as Executive Vice President of the bank and Technology Manager. She serves on the board of directors of NBM and is Executive Vice President of Middlebury National Corporation.
Caroline joined the bank in 1997 and has held many roles in the organization including Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, Technology Manager and Information Security Officer. Throughout her tenure, she has consistently contributed to the advancement of innovation and technology while maintaining the bank’s core values. “We welcome technology and innovation and we remain constant to values we hold dear – pride and enthusiasm in our work, respect and integrity for one another, commitment and service to our customers and neighbors, and investment in our communities”
Caroline is a graduate of the University of Vermont and the New England School of Banking at Williams College. She has been part of the banking community in Addison County since 1991, serving as a mortgage loan originator at Vermont Federal Bank for six years before joining National Bank of Middlebury in 1997. Caroline has served on various local non-profit boards including Habitat for Humanity, Addison County Humane Society, and HOPE. She currently serves on the board of the Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) and the Neighbors Together committee.
Caroline resides in Salisbury with her husband Craig and their three children.
About National Bank of Middlebury
Based in Middlebury, Vermont, National Bank of Middlebury is the oldest community bank in Vermont and the 11th oldest in America. With its deep-rooted presence in the community and 6 offices in Middlebury, Brandon, Bristol, Hinesburg and Vergennes, NBM is committed to serving the financial needs of both individual and business community members online, through mobile applications and in person at any of their offices.