Greenfield Cooperative Bank Announces Chelsea Depault as Mass Bankers Association Emerging Leader Award Recipient

Greenfield Cooperative Bank is thrilled to announce that Chelsea Depault,  VP – Commercial and Municipal Lending, has been named the recipient of the prestigious Mass Banker Emerging Leader Award. This award recognizes outstanding individuals in the Massachusetts banking industry who demonstrate exceptional leadership potential and a commitment to serving their communities.

“Chelsea’s dedication to our customers, colleagues, and community is truly inspiring,” said Tony Worden, President and CEO of Greenfield Cooperative Bank. “Her leadership during the critical Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) rollout and her commitment to financial literacy programs exemplify the spirit of this award. We are fortunate to have Chelsea on our team, and we congratulate her on this well-deserved recognition.”

Going Above and Beyond

Chelsea’s dedication to our customers and community truly shines. During the critical Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) rollout, she played a pivotal role in ensuring our bank could effectively serve clients. Her quick thinking and willingness to go the extra mile, including working evenings and weekends, helped secure vital funding for many local businesses.

A Passion for Learning and Growth

Chelsea truly exemplifies the qualities of an Emerging Leader.  She consistently demonstrates initiative, strategic thinking, and the ability to inspire others. Furthermore, she is deeply committed to continuous learning, having completed the prestigious ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking program and earned a Wharton Leadership Certificate. Additionally, she actively seeks out professional development opportunities through courses offered by the Massachusetts Bankers Association and the Center for Financial Training.

A Valuable Asset

Chelsea’s impressive career trajectory reflects her dedication and leadership potential.  Her rise from Teller to VP – Commercial and Municipal Lending at Greenfield Co-op speaks volumes about her work ethic and the value she brings to the organization.  However, her impact extends beyond the bank.  She also volunteers with the VITA program, serves on committees, and holds treasurer positions with local organizations.  Chelsea also dedicates her time to youth sports programs, demonstrating a well-rounded commitment to her community.

Greenfield Cooperative Bank is excited to have Chelsea as part of the team and is honored to see her recognized for her exceptional contributions.