Colleen M. Skeffington has been appointed vice president, information technology manager at BankNewport. She will be responsible for all aspects of the Bank’s information technology, including project coordination, computer system upgrades, applications and networks. Skeffington comes to BankNewport from Washington Trust in Westerly where she served as vice president, director of infrastructure services. She was formerly with Equity National Title and Closing in East Providence where she served as Infrastructure Director. Skeffington attended the New England Institute of Technology in Warwick. She is a resident of Warwick.