Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRKL) (the “Company”) announced today that Janytra Brooks has been promoted to Chief Human Resources Officer. Brookline Bancorp, Inc. is the multi-bank holding company for Brookline Bank and Bank Rhode Island and their subsidiaries – Eastern Funding and Macrolease. She succeeds Sandra Jenkins who retired from the role on October 01, 2020. In her new position, Brooks will oversee the overall development and execution of human resources operations that support the strategic direction of the Company and its subsidiaries. Her responsibilities include, talent management, compensation, succession planning, organizational and performance management, change management, and training and development.
“We are pleased to promote Janytra to be Brookline Bancorp’s new Chief Human Resources Officer,” said Paul Perrault, President & CEO of Brookline Bancorp. “The talented team we have assembled across our banks and subsidiaries distinguishes us in the banking world. Janytra has been a leader on our Employment Team, a strong collaborator and strategic thinker. We look forward to her contributions on the Executive Team.”
Prior to joining the Company in 2018, Brooks’ more than 15-year career in Human Resources spans a variety of industries, including healthcare, technology and gaming. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Hartford, and a certification in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion from Cornell University. She is also certified by the Society of Human Resources Management. Brooks is a resident of Waltham, MA.
Brookline Bancorp, Inc. Company Profile
Brookline Bancorp, Inc. is a multi-bank holding company for Brookline Bank, First Ipswich Bank, and Bank Rhode Island and their subsidiaries. Headquartered in Boston, MA, the Company has $7.29 billion in assets and branches throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. As a commercially-focused financial institution, the Company, through its banks, offers a wide range of commercial, business and retail banking services, including a full complement of cash management products, on-line banking services, consumer and residential loans and investment services designed to meet the financial needs of small-to mid-sized businesses and retail customers. The Company also provides equipment financing through its Eastern Funding and Macrolease Corporation subsidiaries.