Following its 147th Annual Meeting of Corporators held virtually on August 19, 2020, Jewett City Savings Bank announced the election of Graeme Everson, Bruce Prescott, and Earl Rosebrooks as new Corporators.
A resident of Moosup and an active and respected member of the business community, Graeme Everson has been the owner and operator of Mercer Monument Works in Plainfield since 2012. Graeme has dedicated his life to serving others as a veteran of the Connecticut National Guard and through his dedication to the local community. He has served on the board of Moosup Little League and as chairman of the Sterling Inlands Wetland Commission. Along with his wife, Kristin, he has also helped organize the Mercer Toy Drive to provide holiday gifts to at-risk children in foster care.
A successful entrepreneur and businessman, Westerly resident Bruce Prescott is the owner of Zoe & Company, Professional Bra Fitters, and several investment properties. He actively supports Chambers of Commerce and downtown business associations in Westerly, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, where his company has locations. An involved member of the community, he helped support the ATHENA Scholarship program for youths and was awarded a Pawcatuck Good Neighbor Award for his long-term dedication to the “Weekender Backpack” food program for children.
The owner and General Manager of Fluid Coating Technology, Inc., in Putnam for two decades, Earl Rosebrooks is an active and esteemed member of northeastern Connecticut’s business community. The North Grosvenordale resident was inducted into the 1952 Society of the Arc of Quinebaug Valley and was a recipient of the 2017 Paul Harris Fellow Award from The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International. Most recently, he was honored as the 2020 recipient of the Business Leader of the Year award from the Northeastern Connecticut Chamber of Commerce.
“We’re delighted to welcome Graeme, Bruce, and Earl whose leadership, dedication to service, and track record of business success will be instrumental in helping Jewett City Savings Bank support the growth of businesses and our local communities,” said Kevin Merchant, President and CEO of Jewett City Savings Bank.