Jerry Manock, Vice Chair, VT ESGR; Vicky Ross, Sr. VP of Trust and Investments Services; Louis Santillo, a Business Analyst in People’s Trust and Investment Services; Jo Ann Cannon, Manager, Business Analyst Team.
Vermont Business Magazine People’s United Bank employees, Vicky Ross, Sr. VP of Trust and Investments, of Hinesburg, and Jo Ann Cannon, Manager of the Business Analyst Team, of Stowe, recently received the Department of Defense Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriot award. David Wheel and Jerry Manock, representing Vermont Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, presented the awards for the unconditional and continuous support that both Ross and Cannon have given to their employee and citizen-service member, Louis Santillo, from Burlington.
Santillo, as a Captain in the Vermont Army National Guard, serves as Commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1/172 CAV, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Mountain), in St Albans. Ross commented, upon receiving the award, and on behalf of People’s United, that “they are happy to do whatever is needed to assist an employee like Santillo to be successful in their dual careers, both in the Guard and at the bank.”
People’s United Bank has routinely supported members of the Guard and Reserve, their spouses, and all veterans.
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is a U.S. Department of Defense organization that promotes, recognizes, and enhances civilian employer support of citizen service members. ESGR also facilitates meaningful employment opportunities for citizen warriors, all veterans, and military spouses.