Blue Hills Bank Hires Donna P. Brunelli to Lead Government Banking Division

Hyde Park – 

Donna-BrunelliBlue Hills Bank is pleased to announce that Donna P. Brunelli has been hired to lead a new Government Banking Division that will serve the banking needs of municipalities throughout Massachusetts.

Brunelli has spent the last fourteen years as a vice president relationship manager for the Government Banking Division of Citizens Bank where she managed municipal clients including state, cities, towns and regional authorities. She began her career as the treasurer-collector for the Town of Franklin and transitioned from the public sector to Mellon Bank as their assistant vice president relationships manager.

“Donna’s expertise will open up new opportunities to serve a specialized group of clients in the Greater Boston area,” comments Thomas O’Leary, executive vice president of commercial banking. “We are pleased to serve this market.”

“With Donna’s experience, we can provide exceptional service while allowing municipalities and local nonprofits greater opportunity to do business with their community bank,” comments Blue Hills Bank president and CEO William M. Parent. “We are continually looking to invest in the people, products and processes that can help us grow.”

Brunelli is a member of the Massachusetts Collectors and Treasurers Association, the Massachusetts Government Finance Officers Association, a member of the Massachusetts National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Authorities as well as a member of several other regional treasurer and collector associations in Massachusetts.


Blue Hills Bank is a full service community bank headquartered in Hyde Park, MA. With assets of over $2.1 billion, the bank serves customers in Eastern Massachusetts online and through its 14 offices and branches. Founded in 1871, the Bank is celebrating its 144th year in business.