ABLE Director – Leslie Joannides-Burgos Promoted to Executive Vice President

Brookline Bank Promotes Leslie Joannides-Burgos to Executive Vice President


For Immediate Release

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Peter Roveto
Brookline Bank

BROOKLINE, MA, (May 6, 2020) – Brookline Bank announced today that Leslie Joannides-Burgos has been promoted to Executive Vice President (EVP), Division Executive of the Bank’s Retail & Business Banking Division.  Previously she was a Senior Vice President.  In her role as EVP, Joannides-Burgos oversees a team of 220 colleagues across the Bank’s retail banking delivery channel.  Under her management are the Bank’s branch network, its Customer Service Center, as well as all Business Banking Officers, Financial Advisors and Mortgage Originators.  

“Leslie is forward thinking, has excellent leadership skills combined with a strategic and collaborative approach,” said Darryl Fess, President and CEO, Brookline Bank.  “Her promotion is reflective of the value she has brought to our Retail & Business Banking Division, and to the respect she commands from her peers and the organization as a whole.”   

Ms. Joannides-Burgos has over 30 years of progressive banking management experience in the areas of sales, service, operations, colleague engagement and development.  Her career includes positions where she managed multiple teams and direct reports, grew deposits, generated consumer and business loans and developed and maintained client relationships.

Leslie Joannides-Burgos, EVP

Contact Information:
(617) 927-7913 ● [email protected]

Joannides-Burgos has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida and completed the Graduate School of Banking program at ABA Stonier in Philadelphia, PA.  She is a board member of Operation Able, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide employment and training opportunities to job seekers from economically, racially and occupationally diverse backgrounds.  She resides in Franklin, MA.

About Brookline Bank

Brookline Bank is a subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRKL), and is headquartered in Brookline, Massachusetts. A full-service financial institution, Brookline Bank provides individuals and businesses with deposit and lending services, residential mortgages and home equity lending, commercial and CRE banking, cash management, merchant services, and access to investment services. Brookline Bank operates over 30 offices in Greater Boston and the North Shore. For more information go to Brookline Bank is an Equal Opportunity and Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC.