Winslow resident Richard St. Pierre has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer of Skowhegan Savings Bank, the bank announced Wednesday.

St. Pierre was most recently CFO with Schlotterbeck and Foss in Portland. Before that, he was corporate comptroller for Backyard Farms in Madison.

“We are delighted that Rich is joining our team,” said John Witherspoon, president and CEO of Skowhegan Savings, in a news release. “The role of CFO is a highly strategic position that requires a strong leader with exceptional ability in financial operations, strategic planning, operational risk assessment and team building. Rich is a great fit for Skowhegan Savings because of his proven commitment to community and integrity.”

St. Pierre lives in Winslow, Maine, with his wife and two children.

Skowhegan Savings, founded in 1869, is an independent mutual savings bank that has branches in Augusta, Bingham, Dexter, Fairfield, Farmington, Jackman, Kingfield, Madison, Norridgewock, Phillips, Pittsfield, Rangeley and Stratton.