Corporate Governance

Eastern Bank Corporation, a mutual holding company, merged into Eastern Bankshares, Inc. in October 2020 as part of its conversion from a mutual to a publicly traded holding company. Today, Eastern Bankshares, Inc. is governed by a Board of Directors whose members are elected by its shareholders. For more information of Eastern Bankshares, Inc. governance, please visit the Investor Relations page here:

Eastern Bank is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of the same individuals who serve as Directors of Eastern Bankshares, Inc. In addition, the Bank has a Board of Advisors and a Board of Ambassadors, whose members serve as community ambassadors for Eastern and centers of influence in the communities Eastern serves.


Richard C. Bane

Luis A. Borgen

Joseph T. Chung

Paul M. Connolly

Bari A. Harlam

Marisa J. Harney

Diane Hessan

Richard E. Holbrook

Deborah C. Jackson

Peter K. Markell

Robert F. Rivers

Paul D. Spiess

Linda M. Williams