About Us

A passion for people, banking and the well-being of Rhode Island. 

We are Bank Rhode Island.

We live here, we work here, we’re here for you.

At Bank Rhode Island, we’re proud to be a company that calls Rhode Island home and we’re proud of our commitment to serve the people, businesses and organizations across our state with a full line of financial products and services. From checking accounts and mobile banking to mortgages, investment services and lending, we tailor our services to help you best achieve your financial goals and deliver them with a focus on more personalized customer service. With our bank-wide culture of commitment, BankRI takes great pride in giving back to the people and communities of Rhode Island through our numerous charitable donations and robust BankRI employee volunteer program.

Headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, Bank Rhode Island is a full-service financial institution and commercial bank that offers a full range of banking products and services that can meet all your business or personal banking needs. With Commercial expertise not often found at an institution of our size, our commercial lending team can arrange financing from under $250,000 to over $10 million. The Bank’s extensive business services include cash management services, client escrow services, international banking, leasing services, a variety of business checking accounts and Deposit XPress services.

Our 20 branches are conveniently located throughout Providence, Kent, Washington and Newport Counties. We have more than 30 ATMs across Rhode Island and are a member of the SUM Program, giving our customers surcharge free use of thousands of SUM ATMs throughout New England.

Charitable Giving

BankRI supports the communities we serve and the people who have come to trust us as their banking partner. Our charitable giving includes grants to numerous organizations and initiatives.

Investor Relations

Corporate overview, stock information, market data, and more. Bank Rhode Island is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL).


Want to join the team? Find out why Bank Rhode Island is one of the area’s top employers.


Thank you for choosing BankRI for your financial needs. We are committed to serving all customers, including those with disabilities.

FDIC Insurance

As a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) , BankRI provides deposit insurance for all of our depositors.

Agreements & Disclosures

A listing of terms and conditions for many of our products and services.

Meet the Executive Team

Bank Rhode Island has a formidable executive management team of respected, financial experts. They are leaders of the bank and leaders in the communities we serve.

Mark J. Meiklejohn Headshot
President & CEO
Steven M. Parente Headshot
Executive Vice President Director of Retail Banking
William C. Tsonos Headshot
Executive Vice President, Director of Commercial Banking

Recent News

BankRI Pitman Street Gallery Presents Dan Talbot

BankRI Pitman Street Gallery: “Paintings by Dan Talbot,” July 7 through August 31,2022 The branch is located at 137 Pitman Street in Providence. Hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m to 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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BankRI Giving Community Two Ways to Fight Hunger

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Beginning today, Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) is offering the community two ways to join its efforts to alleviate hunger in the Ocean State this summer. In addition to collecting nonperishable food items at all 20 of its branches statewide through August 19, BankRI will match the first $5,000 in donations made in support of the Rhode Island Community Food Bank’s online Summer Funds Drive.

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