Reading Cooperative Bank CEO Julieann Thurlow to Give Evening Keynote


Julieann Thurlow, president and CEO of Reading Cooperative Bank, Reading, Mass., will give the community banker evening keynote speech for the seventh annual Community Banking in the 21st Century research and policy conference. The conference, sponsored by the Federal Reserve, the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), will be held Oct. 1-2, 2019, at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Thurlow has served as president and CEO since 2006. From 2015-2017, she served on the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council (CDIAC). She is a former board member for the American Bankers Association, and presently serves as the chair of its Core Platform Committee and is a member of the Government Relations Council and Membership Council. She previously served on ABA's Professional Development Council, Mutual Advisory Council and its Financial Task Force for Regulatory Reform. In 2014 and 2017, she was named by American Banker Magazine as one of the top 25 Women to Watch in Banking.