NorState Welcomes New Board Volunteer

AROOSTOOK COUNTY – Susan G. Whitehead, President and CEO of NorState Federal Credit Union, along with Chairman of the Board of Directors, Clifton Cyr, are pleased to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Davenport of Fort Fairfield to the NorState board of directors, replacing Dale Danie of Madawaska.

Jeffrey Davenport

Jeffrey Davenport, Fort Fairfield NorState Board of Directors

Davenport grew up in Fort Fairfield where he attended local schools. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree of Business from the University of Maine and then Masters of Business Management from Husson College.

Davenport recently was on the Advisory Council of the Massachusetts Share Insurance Corporation and past chairman of the New England Credit Union Executive Society Council.

Davenport and his wife Sherrie Sirois Davenport recently moved back to Fort Fairfield after having worked the past 15 years in Massachusetts.

Davenport is currently working as a consultant for credit unions of all sizes with their financial and strategic directions, was past President of the Fort Fairfield and Southbridge, Massachusetts Rotary Clubs; past president of the Aroostook Chapter of Credit Unions and has spent most of his professional career as a credit union executive.

Davenport stated, “I’m extremely excited to join the NorState volunteer board of directors. This credit union has always been on the cutting edge of new products and services for their members, and I hope my thirty plus years of experience in financial services will help grow the credit union to be relevant for members as well as attract consumers in our area.”

“We look forward to working with Jeff to lead the credit union into the future through innovation and professional member services,” said Whitehead.

If you are interested in a volunteer position with NorState FCU, please submit your name and contact information to Susan Whitehead via email at