Several employees in the local branches of First National Bank have received promotions or transfers recently.

Alicia Costa has been promoted to mortgage loan officer. She started her career at Bank of America in 1999 and joined First National Bank in 2012, when the bank purchased the Rockland Union Street office. Costa will service the mortgage needs of the bank's Rockland-area customers.

Monique Bouchard has been promoted to assistant branch manager at the Rockland Park Street office. She originally joined the bank in 2008 as a banking associate, and has spent most of her career with First National Bank in its Rockland locations.

Jeff Marks has been promoted to assistant branch manager at the Rockland Union Street office. He originally joined First National Bank as a banking associate in 2012. He was most recently branch supervisor at the Rockport branch.

With these promotions, Petrea Allen, vice president/senior mortgage loan officer, will be relocating to the Camden office, to service the mortgage needs of the area. Angie Parent, branch supervisor, will return to the Rockport office, where she began her career with First National Bank. Jake Miller, vice president/branch manager, will take over management of both the Rockland branches.

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