Graffam joins Camden National


LEWISTON — Gregory Dufour, president and chief executive officer for Camden National Bank, announces that Ward I. Graffam Jr. has been named vice president, commercial regional manager for the southern and central regions of Maine.

Graffam is based in Lewiston and will oversee Camden National’s commercial banking activities for the bank’s 10 branches in the central and southern area.

Graffam joins Camden National Bank with more than a decade of banking experience. Most recently, he was vice president, commercial banking client manager for Bank of America (formerly Fleet National Bank) in Portland.

Prior to his work in banking, Graffam gained business and management skills during his three years as director of new business development for Maine & Company, and as director of operations for Occupational Medicine Associates, where he worked for two years.

Graffam received a bachelor’s degree from the School of Management at Babson College, and is a graduate of Fleet National Bank’s Corporate Banker training program.

Graffam is also a licensed captain of the United States Coast Guard. He lives in Falmouth with his wife and two children.