Tom Coots, an Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager for The Cooperative Bank in Charlestown has been named a 2014 Community Bank Hero by Banker and Tradesman magazine, a weekly bank newspaper published by The Warren Group.
Each year, the magazine honors Community Bankers who go above and beyond providing community and philanthropic service.
“It’s a great honor,” said Coots “I’m thrilled to be named, but giving back to our communities is what community banks are all about.” Coots is a graduate of Salem State College and New England School of Banking. He has been involved in many community groups in Charlestown, including Bunker Hill Monument Association, Charlestown Historical Society, Charlestown Militia Company, Bunker Hill Parade Committee, Boy and Girls Clubs.
On May 29th, Coots and other winners will be honored with an awards reception at the Hyatt Regency Boston