Michael P. Daly
President & Chief Executive Officer of the Company
Michael P. Daly was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the Bank in October 2002. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Daly served as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending from October 1997 until January 2000 and then as Executive Vice President of the Company and the Bank from January 2000 to October 2002.
Richard M. Marotta
President of the Bank
As President of the Bank, Mr. Marotta will be responsible for all aspects of administration, risk, and
infrastructure, including people and systems, compliance and credit. He has been serving Berkshire
as EVP, Chief Risk and Administrative Officer since 2013. Mr. Marotta joined the Company as EVP,
Chief Risk Officer in 2010 from KeyBank, where he was Executive Vice President and Group Head,
Sean A. Gray
Chief Operating Officer of the Bank
As Chief Operating Officer of the Bank, Mr. Gray will be responsible for the operating teams of the
bank, including retail, commercial, small business, home lending, wealth management and
insurance. Mr. Gray has been serving Berkshire as EVP, Retail Banking since 2010. He joined
Berkshire as First VP, Retail Banking in 2006 from Bank of America where he was VP, Consumer
Marketing Manager in eastern Massachusetts.
Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Josephine Iannelli is Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Iannelli joined Berkshire as Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer on March 4, 2013. She has 20 years of financial experience beginning with accounting policy roles at KPMG and KeyCorp. She joined National City Corporation in 2002 leading the accounting policy group and served in various roles at the bank through their acquisition and integration into PNC Financial. She has recently also provided independent accounting consulting services for top ten national banks. Ms. Iannelli graduated with a BA in Accounting from Baldwin-Wallace College.
Linda A. Johnston
Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources of the Bank
Linda A. Johnston is Senior Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer. Ms. Johnston is responsible for overseeing and directing the Company’s human resources functions including compensation and benefits, performance and talent management, training, recruitment, development, executive compensation, and initiatives and practices that support the Company’s strategic direction. Ms. Johnston also serves as a key advisor to the Compensation Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors and has been part of the Company for more than 27 years.
Senior Executive Vice President, Commercial Lending of the Bank
George Bacigalupo has more than 30 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry. Mr. Bacigalupo has significant experience in commercial, corporate and specialty lending—including senior management roles in risk management and credit administration. In his role as Executive Vice President of Commercial Banking, he will be responsible for the commercial and asset based lending lines of business throughout Berkshire’s footprint. Mr. Bacigalupo received his bachelor of science from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College and his master of business from the Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University.