Brookline Bank named Leslie Joannides-Burgos senior vice president, division executive of Retail and Business Banking. She will be responsible for the strategic direction and leadership of Brookline Bank’s branches, business banking officers, financial advisors, mortgage loan officers, and the bank’s customer service/call center.

“Leslie has been an invaluable member of our team and I look forward to the leadership contributions she will bring to her new role,” said Darryl Fess, president and CEO of Brookline. “Her experience across business lines and strong ability to bring all that the Bank has to offer our clients will help drive growth and serve our customers with excellence.”

“I view my new leadership role as an opportunity to deepen the financial solutions that the Brookline Bank team delivers every day to both individuals and business customers alike,” said Joannides-Burgos.

Joannides-Burgos brings 28 years of banking experience in sales, service, operations, colleague engagement, and development to the division executive role. She joined Brookline in 2012 as a vice president and regional manager and prior to that, held positions at leading financial institutions in Massachusetts and Florida.