Karen Shaw has been in banking for 36 years, and has worked on the residential lending side for the past 20 years. For the past three years, she has been at Androscoggin Bank, where she is an Assistant Vice President and Mortgage Loan Officer. “I joined the Bank because of its commitment to its clients and the consistently high service provided to meet the needs of each individual and their unique situation.”
She is a member of the L/A Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, Auburn Business Association and the City of Lewiston Loan Committee. She looks forward to these events and sees them as an opportunity to understand what’s happening in the community and to get to know other business partners.
Karen resides in Lewiston with her husband Peter, her son Matt and their dog Sebago. Her daughter Casey and her husband Greg live in Minot with their daughter Raelyn, who is a prized grandchild. Karen loves spending time with family and friends while sitting by the pool.
Matt has been with Androscoggin bank since May 2021, and has over 3 years of lending experience in total. He grew up in the Greater Auburn/Lewiston area and currently resides in Auburn. Matt enjoys giving back to his community by being a leader within UpLift LA, the young professionals group within the greater Lewiston Auburn area, as well as volunteering for various events within the community. He is a partner to his clients in order to help make their large life milestones memorable, easy, and stress free.
Scott Sarapas has worked in residential real estate since 2002, holding a diverse range of roles, from examining real estate titles to residential mortgage lending. He joined Androscoggin Bank in August of 2017 and serves as Vice President and Mortgage Market Leader. Scott was drawn in part to this position because of the community impact of working at a local, mutual bank.
He notes, “It is a great feeling to truly look forward to coming to work each day. The entirety of the mortgage team is focused on bringing your transaction to fruition, and doing so in a client-centric way.” Since coming on board, he has been pleased with the responsiveness and flexible lending capabilities of Androscoggin Bank.
Scott lives in Falmouth with his wife Lynn, a writer, and their two children Max and Violet.
Gregory Dauphinee is based in our Portland office as Vice President, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer. He is a proven mortgage professional with over 20 years in the industry and understands the service and attention that Maine families deserve and expect when buying or refinancing. He will deliver a smooth transaction with clear expectations from the outset.
His background includes diverse experiences ranging from work in the potato fields and farms of Northern Maine where he honed a hardworking ethic, to elite military training requiring an extreme attention to detail and discipline. “No matter what mortgage goal my clients have, I will be able to help them get there.”
Garrett has been in mortgages since 2004 holding various positions as Sales Manager and Owner of a brokerage company. Since 2009 he has been a top producer earning various Chairman’s & President’s club awards every year. Garrett’s goal is to simply do what is best for his clients. He has a passion for tailoring loans to meet his clients’ various needs.
Garrett resides in Scarborough, Maine with his wife Miranda and two boys. In his free time, Garrett is involved in the community through coaching various youth sports including football, baseball, & basketball.