The board of directors of Damariscotta Bank & Trust Co. recently announced the appointment of Grace Shorey to the position of assistant vice president and treasurer.

Shorey originally joined the bank in 1983 in the operations department. After leaving the workforce to raise her children, she returned to the bank in 1999. She was promoted to operations supervisor in August 2002. In 2004 she was promoted to controller.

Shorey has an associates degree in computer science from Andover College. She is a past volunteer in the local school systems, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts. Shorey resides in Alna with her husband. They have two grown children.