Charlene Bauer Named Unsung Hero of 2011

Chelsea, Mass. (January 9, 2012) – The Chelsea Collaborative recognized Metro Credit Union Senior Vice President of Business Development and Community Relations Charlene Bauer as one of their “Unsung Heroes of 2011” at their Annual Holiday Gala.

During the December 14th event, the Collaborative acknowledged Ms. Bauer’s significant contributions to the Chelsea community. In the program for the evening, it was stated: “Charlene is a true friend of the Chelsea Collaborative and the community of Chelsea. This summer, Charlene brought the Summer Youth Employment Initiative to another level of sophistication and professionalism….The community of Chelsea is endlessly grateful that we have her.”

Ms. Bauer has been with Metro for over 10 years and lives in Danvers with her husband and son. In addition to her involvement with the Chelsea Collaborative, Charlene is the Treasurer of Chelsea Neighborhood Developers, past-president of the Chelsea Rotary Club, and is on the Board of the Salem Partnership.

About Metro Credit Union
Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $900 million in assets, and serves over 134,000 members. Established in 1926 and based in Chelsea, Metro offers superior service and a full range of financial products, including investment and insurance offerings, for consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro has thirteen branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.