Thomas P. Flannery, Ph.D

Senior executive brings expertise in governance, executive leadership, organizational structure, and compensation to Operation ABLE’s Board.

Boston, Massachusetts, July 30, 2023: Thomas P. Flannery, Ph.D. of Lexington joins Operation ABLE Board of Directors. Tom has had an extensive career, spanning several renowned firms, including Korn Ferry and Mercer. He has advised numerous for-profit and not-for-profit organizations on governance, executive leadership, organizational structure, and compensation.

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Virtual “Coffee with Governor Charlie Baker”, Held 6/3/2020

Operation ABLE Hosts Virtual “Coffee with Governor Charlie Baker” Event on June 3, 2020

Operation ABLE Hosts Virtual “Coffee with Governor Charlie Baker” Event on June 3, 2020


Operation ABLE hosted its second annual Breakfast event on June 3 with great success!  Due to the need for safety and continued social distancing, the event was held online via ZOOM teleconferencing, a first for the team. Several video testimonials from Operation ABLE students and employer partners regarding their experiences working with the Operation ABLE staff through the recent health crisis were a significant highlight.  Other featured  participants  included:

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

Brookline Bank Promotes Leslie Joannides-Burgos to Executive Vice President


For Immediate Release

For Further Information Please Contact:
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.  

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Re-entering the Workforce: Resume Tips

By Steve Currier, Job Development at Operation ABLE

Are you looking to get back into the workforce after retirement or interested in switching careers? If so, then writing a strong resume is a perfect way to display your skills and experience to potential employers. A resume is often the first impression a potential employer has of you and it can show that you have what it takes to excel in your desired field.

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