Janice E. Ward joins Greenfield Savings Bank Wealth Management and Trust Services
Greenfield Savings Bank Wealth Management and Trust Services has named Janice E. Ward, Esq., CFP, First Vice President and Trust Officer. Janice joins GSB Wealth Management and Trust Services with more than 22 years of experience in the industry. Janice will assist clients with financial planning, estate settlement, and trust administration services throughout the western Massachusetts area including the Berkshires.
“Janice has earned an outstanding reputation in the industry for trust and estate settlement administration and financial planning,” said Steve Hamlin, CTFA and Senior Vice President and Senior Trust Officer. “Janice’s passion for serving clients mirrors our department’s core values and she is a welcome addition to our team, especially as the GSB Wealth Management and Trust Services department is experiencing significant growth due to increased demand for our services.”
Janice graduated from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts with a BSBA. She then received a Juris Doctor degree at Western New England University and has been a licensed attorney in both MA and NY since 2005. In 2012, she earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner.
Janice is the Co-Founder of the Berkshire County Estate Planning Council and after serving as President for 5 years, she is currently a Director. She has many active professional connections with CPAs, Attorneys, Investment and Insurance Professionals and Financial Planners throughout Franklin, Hampshire, Hamden and Berkshires counties.
Born in Cheshire, Massachusetts, Janice is a resident of Pittsfield, Massachusetts where she lives with her dog and her cat. She has two adult children and three granddaughters.