Ellsworth, Maine, January 16, 2012 – Timothy Nightingale, executive vice president and senior lender officer for Camden National Bank, is pleased to announce that Jordan A. Betts has joined Camden National Bank, and has been named assistant vice president, commercial loan officer for the bank. Betts will be based in the Ellsworth branch and will serve businesses throughout the Downeast region.
“I was drawn to join Camden National Bank because it is an institution that understands the importance of supporting the local community,” said Betts. “Having been born and raised in Maine, I am thrilled to return home to start a family and work for a strong, independent, community-focused bank in a position that gives me the opportunity to support the Maine economy as well as the many small businesses in the Down East region.”
Before joining Camden National, Betts worked for Liberty Bank in Springfield, MO, where he held a variety of positions, including assistant to the chief operating officer, lead credit analyst, imaging department manager and, most recently, SBA loan officer.
“Jordan has an extensive background in SBA business lending and a passion for helping small businesses find solutions,” said Tim Nightingale, executive vice president and senior lending officer at Camden National Bank. “He is a real asset to our customers and to our commercial lending team.”
Betts holds a bachelor’s degree from Dickinson College and a master’s in business administration from Missouri State University. Betts was born and raised in Cape Neddick, Maine, and currently lives in Surry.
Camden National Corporation, headquartered in Camden, Maine, is the holding company employing more than 400 Maine residents for two financial services companies including Camden National Bank and the wealth management company, Acadia Trust, N.A. Camden National Bank is a full-service community bank with a network of 38 banking offices throughout Maine. Acadia Trust offers investment management and fiduciary services with offices in Portland, Bangor and Ellsworth. Located at Camden National Bank, Camden Financial Consultants offers full-service brokerage and insurance services.