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Evon Gerges, AVP, Branch Manager in Melrose

Evon Gerges

Mohammed Bezzat, Vice President of Retail Branch Administration & Business Development Officer, is pleased to announce the addition of Evon Gerges as Assistant Vice President & Manager of the bank’s upcoming debut branch at 526 Main Street in Melrose.

Ms. Gerges has worked in the financial industry for over 30 years, most recently with Metro Credit Union and previously at Salem Five Bank as a Branch Manager, where she led staff development and branch operations with a keen focus on customer needs and service.

In her new role with Wakefield Co-operative Bank, Ms. Gerges will oversee the Melrose branch team and exemplify the bank’s goals of superior customer relations and an expanded presence in Melrose as a community partner and neighbor.

“We’re excited to bring our dedication to community and building personal connections to Melrose,” said Bezzat. “These are qualities you don’t find at every bank, and Evon’s long-time experience and desire to help customers get the most out of their banking experience will be an asset to all.”

Ms. Gerges lives in Peabody with her husband of 30 years and two children, whom she enjoys traveling and volunteering at church with. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from College of Commerce in Cairo, Egypt.

Ms. Gerges can be reached at egerges@wcbbank.com.

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 is located at 342 Main Street in Wakefield, MA, at 596 Main Street in Lynnfield, MA, and will be debuting at 526 Main Street in Melrose. It is the bank’s mission to provide exceptional service and innovative products, with the vision of seeing every one of its customers achieve their personal financial goals and success. Learn more at wakefieldcoop.com.