Rosemary Briglia was named Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of Thomaston Savings Bank following the retirement of former COO, Jim Nichol.
Rosemary joined Thomaston Savings Bank 15 years ago and has worked in the banking industry for over 30 years. Most recently she served as the Bank’s Senior Vice President, Senior Retail Banking Officer responsible for the oversight of Retail, Marketing and Operations. In her new role, Mrs. Briglia assists the Bank’s President in bank-wide strategies and the development of corporate operations, personnel, core values/culture, financial performance and growth. Additionally, she plans, organizes, and directs the activities of the Bank’s Operations, Human Resources, Marketing, Retail Branch and Lending Origination divisions.
“Rosemary is the ideal candidate to succeed Jim. She has been a key member of our Executive team and has proven herself, time and time again, to be a great leader at our Bank. She will undoubtedly thrive in her new role as COO.” Said Stephen Lewis, Thomaston Savings Bank President and Chief Executive Officer.
Mrs. Briglia earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Providence College and her MBA from the University of New Haven. She is a graduate of the Connecticut School of Finance and Management and the Stonier Graduate School of Banking.
Rosemary stays involved in her community by volunteering with the United Way of Greater Waterbury and serving as a Committee Member for the Greater Waterbury Campership Fund.
Rosemary resides in Middlebury with her husband, Larry Natale.