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Ann Santos Appointed to Board of Directors

Ann SantosWakefield Co-operative Bank’s Chairman of the Board of Directors, Alfred Palmerino, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ann McGonigle Santos to the bank’s Board of Directors. Ms. Santos is currently serving as Associate Dean of Students at Suffolk University Law School where she had previously served as Law School Disability Compliance Officer, Law School Adjunct Professor and as Associate Professor of Legal Writing.

Ms. Santos also served as Assistant District Attorney in the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office.

Locally, Ms. Santos served on the Wakefield Board of Health from 2006-2013 and is currently a member and former Chair of the Wakefield Town Council.

Alfred Palmerino, Chairman of the Board of Directors commented, “The Board of Directors is extremely pleased to welcome Ann McGonigle Santos to the Board of Directors of Wakefield Co-operative Bank.  Ann’s judgment, commitment and motivation will be invaluable toward the continuing capital and asset growth of the bank.”

“I am thrilled to be a member of the Wakefield Co-operative Bank family,” said Santos. “As an active member of the Wakefield community, the Co-operative Bank is dedicated to not only serving its loyal customers with excellence but in developing innovative opportunities and expanding its base by welcoming new members to our family.”

“We welcome Ann Santos to the Board of Directors and look forward to her joining us as we work towards our strategic goals,” said Jeff Worth, President & CEO of Wakefield Co-operative Bank. “I speak for the entire staff in saying that we are fortunate that she brings to us her guidance, insight and her deep appreciation of the communities we serve.”

Wakefield Co-operative Bank (WCB) is a 130+ year old mutual institution headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts operating under a co-operative bank structure. Being a mutual means that it has no stockholders and issues no public offerings. Wakefield Co-operative Bank has two offices - one at 342 Main Street in Wakefield, MA and one at 596 Main Street in Lynnfield, MA. We are committed to our customers, community & local roots and knowing you by name.