The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod announced that Sara Lynn Whitely of Chatham has been appointed to the Board of Directors. Whitely is the co-owner of W. Veron Whitely, Inc. in West Chatham and will help guide the local bank’s commitment to continued growth and exceptional service on Cape Cod.
“Sara is an outstanding addition to our Board,” said Joel Crowell, President of The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod. “She has a track record of strong financial and management experience as the leader of a local, established business. And she shares our mission of investing resources in the Cape Cod community.”
Sara is the third generation of ownership in the family business of W. Vernon Whitely, Inc., a full-service plumbing, heating and air conditioning installation and service company. Prior to joining the family business in 1996, she was a Geotechnical Engineer with Hayley and Aldrich in Cambridge. She is also on the board of trustees at Westminster School in Simsbury, CT. A graduate of Tufts University, she lives in Chatham with her daughter.