For Immediate Release

Peter Roveto
Brookline Bank

BOSTON, MA (March 12, 2024) – Brookline Bank announced today that Tina Caruso, Branch Manager at Brookline Bank’s Medford Square office, was presented with a Community Champion Award at the Bank’s Retail Recognition Celebration, Tuesday, March 5th in Waltham.

A resident of Somerville, Massachusetts, Caruso was recognized for supporting multiple community efforts, particularly those focused on financial literacy training in local schools. She is an Executive Board Member for the Medford Chamber of Commerce, participates in the planning of the annual Citizen of the Year event, and is a founder of the annual Oktoberfest celebration.

“Tina demonstrates genuine goodness in supporting a variety of organizations,” said SVP and Regional Manager Carmine Guarino. “Throughout the year she is out and about after-hours and on weekends to represent our communities.”

From left to right: Brookline Bank President & CEO Darryl Fess; AVP & Branch Manager Tina Caruso;
EVP & Retail Division Executive Leslie Joannides-Burgos

Tina serves as an Executive Board Member for the Somerville Homeless Coalition, as Chairperson of the Thursday Fort Nightly, and Chairperson of the Governance Committee at Sophia Snow Place. She has also received the Synergy Award by Cache for outstanding support of Arts and Culture in the City of Medford.

The Community Champion Award is presented annually to Brookline Bank employees in recognition of their community involvement outside of the workplace – to those who set themselves apart by being assets to their community through volunteerism.

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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 and foreign exchange services, and access to investment and wealth management services. Brookline Bank has convenient locations across Greater Boston and the North Shore. For more information go to Brookline Bank is an Equal Opportunity and Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC.