President & Chief Executive Officer
Michael A. ButlerPresident & Chief Executive Officer
MICHAEL A. BUTLER, PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Since joining Radius Bank in March 2008, Mr. Butler has transformed the Bank into an innovative leader in the financial services industry, one focused on delivering superior customer service and leading-edge technology to its clients. Under his direction, the Bank has diversified their product offerings beyond consumer and business deposit accounts, by acquiring the equipment financing division of NewStar Financial, expanding the Bank’s for Government Guaranteed Lending footprint nationwide, and developing a Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform that allows fintechs to leverage Radius’ expertise and technology to power personal and business banking solutions. During his tenure, Radius has been named Best Online Bank by Bankrate, Best Checking Account by Nerdwallet, Best Business Checking account for Growing Business by Fundera, as well as finalist for best fintech partnership by both Tearsheet and Finovate. Prior to joining the Bank, Mike served as President, National Consumer Finance at KeyCorp in Cleveland, Ohio. He is a graduate of Providence College and the ABA’s Stonier Graduate School of Banking. Mike serves as a member of the Financial Services Committee for the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, on the Board of Trustees for Thompson Island Outward Bound, and has been active with the Habitat for Humanity program. He was previously recognized as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® New England Finalist.
Executive Vice President | Chief Data OfficerClose
Chip ClarkeExecutive Vice President | Chief Data Officer
Dr. Clarke is responsible for overseeing the bank’s technology roadmap, including the development of core infrastructure to support originations and account management. In addition, he leads efforts to acquire data, develop analytics and models to empirically drive decisions across all functional areas including fraud, credit, and marketing. Chip has more than 26 years in financial services. He joins Radius Bank from Keycorp, where he held a variety of statistical modeling and risk management roles. Chip holds an undergraduate degree from Santa Clara University and a PhD in Behavioral Statistics from Baylor University.
Executive Vice President | Chief Risk OfficerClose
Mark FrancesconiExecutive Vice President | Chief Risk Officer
Mark is responsible for providing company-wide strategic and tactical leadership in establishing the bank’s risk appetite. He also governs the overall identification, assessment, communication, measurement, and management of enterprise risk, including regulatory compliance. Mark is a proven manager, collaborator, and credit/risk platform developer with 25+ years of experience ranging from traditional C&I and CRE business lines, to highly complex fixed asset and equipment finance businesses. Prior to joining Radius Bank in 2016, he served as Director and Group Credit Manager for NewStar Financial. He has also held positions at TD Bank, Bank of America and US Trust. Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts degree Communications from Boston College, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Northeastern University.
Senior Vice President | Chief Administrative OfficerClose
Doreen D. HeathSenior Vice President | Chief Administrative Officer
Doreen is responsible for all human resources activities. Prior to joining Radius Bank in 1990, she spent 14 years in various positions at US Trust Company. She is a Member and Past Chair of the Advisory Board at South Boston Boys & Girls Club. Doreen is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and holds her SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications. She is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin, the National Compliance School at the University of Oklahoma, and the Bank Management Program at Duke University.
Executive Vice President | Chief Financial OfficerClose
Michael LenahanExecutive Vice President | Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Lenahan is responsible for managing all financial and residential portfolio operations for the Bank. Mike joined Radius Bank in 2018 and has over 24 years of experience in financial services and public accounting roles. He previously served as an Executive Director at JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. Mike has also held senior finance roles at State Street Corporation and Investors Bank & Trust Company. Mr. Lenahan holds a Master of Science in Accounting degree and a Master of Business Administration degree from the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University in addition to his Bachelor of Arts in Economics degree from The College of the Holy Cross. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. A resident of Middleborough, MA, Mr. Lenahan currently serves as the Treasurer of the Middleboro Sunday School Basketball League which provides youth development and coaching through basketball competition to over 400 Middleborough children.
Executive Vice President | Chief Operating Officer & Head of Institutional BankingClose
Philip PetersExecutive Vice President | Chief Operating Officer & Head of Institutional Banking
Phil is responsible for managing deposit and loan operations, commercial cash management, internal technology, project management, and product management/development. He has over 33 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Radius in April 2016, he most recently served as Senior Vice President, Product Management & Development at People’s United Bank. Phil has also held roles at Danvers Bank, Citizens Bank, and Bank of America. Mr. Peters holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Salem State University and a Graduate Certificate of Specialized Studies in Business Administration & Management from Harvard University Extension.
Executive Vice President | Virtual BankingClose
Chris TremontExecutive Vice President | Virtual Banking
Chris is responsible for managing the Virtual Bank, Radius’ approach to digital national consumer and small business banking that combines innovative products, leading-edge technology, FinTech partnerships, and superior customer service delivered through our Call Center and Financial Center teams. He also oversees the Bank’s marketing and public relations department. Prior to joining Radius Bank in December 2008, he held various roles within KeyBank’s Consumer Finance division. Chris was recognized by Bank Innovation as a “2016 Innovator to Watch” and an “Innovation All-Star: Rising Star” in 2012 by the Boston Business Journal. Chris earned his undergraduate degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.