Robert Cleary Promoted to AVP Area Branch Manager

CHELSEA, MA – May 2, 2018 – Metro Credit Union is pleased to announce the promotion of Robert Cleary to Assistant Vice President Area Branch Manager. Cleary oversees the Melrose, Newton, and Framingham Branches and is responsible for the daily operations of the branches, as well as providing leadership, training, and supervision to the staff. He brings 30 years of credit union management experience to his role.
 
Cleary joined Metro Credit Union in 2011 as a result of a merger with Secure Credit Union, and since that time, has consistently made recommendations for improvements and innovations to enhance the member experience. Prior to joining Metro, he spent 17 years at Secure Credit Union as Treasurer and Manager, and had also served as President and CEO of GR Patriot Federal Credit Union.
 
While at Metro, Cleary has been an active member of the Melrose community, supporting the Salvation Army holiday drive, organizing teams for the Melrose Run for Women, and participating in the annual Victorian Fair. Charlene Bauer, SVP of Advocacy and Outreach, shares “Bob truly embodies the spirit of Metro each day through his involvement with members, employees, and the community.”
 
Cleary earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and is a resident of Saugus.
 
About Metro Credit Union
Founded in 1926 and headquartered in Chelsea, Massachusetts, Metro Credit Union is a $1.7 billion non-profit cooperative institution, owned by and operated for the people who use and benefit from its products and services.  Serving over 200,000 members, the credit union provides superior member service and innovative technology to deliver a full range of financial products to anyone living or working in Barnstable, Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk and Worcester counties in eastern Massachusetts, as well as Massachusetts state employees and retirees throughout the Commonwealth.  With 15 branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Newton, Peabody, Salem and Tewksbury, Metro Credit Union is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,200 companies throughout the state. Learn more about Metro Credit Union at metrocu.org
 
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