DIXON — First Northern Community Bancorp holding company for First Northern Bank, announced that at the May 15, 2014, Organization Meeting of the Board of Directors of First Northern Community Bancorp and First Northern Bank, Lori J. Aldrete was elected Vice Chairman of the 11-member Board. She joins Chairman, John M. Carbahal who is in his second year of his three-year term in leading the Board. Together they represent 37 years of combined directorship experience with First Northern.
Aldrete has served on the Board since January 1995. Currently, she is Chairman of the Bank’s Compensation Committee. She also serves on the Directors’ Loan Committee, the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, and the Information Services Steering Committee.
Aldrete, who holds an undergraduate degree in Communications from Michigan State University and a Master of Business Administration from Sacramento State University, is owner of Aldrete Communications, a regional public affairs, marketing and communications firm headquartered in Davis. She is also the Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of Aldrete Enterprises. Aldrete has held senior executive management positions for large healthcare organizations in Sacramento and San Francisco and has worked in the business and communications fields for more than 35 years.