HANOVER, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ledyard Financial Group, the holding company for Ledyard National Bank, is pleased to announce that Willemien Dingemans Miller has joined its Board of Directors effective December 3, 2018. Willemien is an attorney and Director with Downs Rachlin Martin, PLLC where she has focused her practice in Trust and Estate Planning and Administration for over 30 years. Downs Rachlin Martin is one of the largest law firms in Northern New England with over fifty-five lawyers in five offices.
“We are very pleased that Willemien is joining the Ledyard board. With her specialized knowledge of trust and estate planning and related areas, she will bring a valuable perspective to our Board of Directors,” remarked Dennis Logue, Chair of the Board of Directors for Ledyard. “She is a seasoned professional and we look forward to her contributions to Ledyard.”
Willemien graduated from both the University of Virginia School of Law and the University of Nijmegen School of Law in the Netherlands, and has been selected by her peers for recognition in the area of trusts and estates in The Best Lawyers in America©, Best Attorneys® in New Hampshire, and New England Super Lawyers since 2008. She is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Willemien currently serves on the Board of Directors of Vermont Public Radio and the Ledyard Financial Advisors Advisory Board and she has served on a variety of other boards and committees of non-profit organizations in the Upper Valley and the Northeast Kingdom.
Ledyard Financial Group, Inc., headquartered in Hanover, New Hampshire, is the holding company for Ledyard National Bank. Ledyard National Bank, founded in 1991, is a full service community bank offering a broad range of banking, investment, tax and wealth management services.
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