Charter Oak Employee Among Young Professionals of the Year

Eunice Lima-Brooks Honored at Annual YP Banquet in Mystic

Waterford, CT – Eunice Lima-Brooks, a Member Service Representative with Charter Oak Federal Credit Union, has been named a “Young Professional of the Year” by the Young Professionals of Eastern Connecticut.

“We’re very pleased to see Eunice honored as a Young Professional of the Year,” said Brian A. Orenstein, Charter Oak’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “She is committed to giving back to the community and can always be counted on to step up and help with our community outreach activities,” he said. “Charter Oak is proud of all that Eunice has achieved, and we’re also proud to be one of the founding sponsors for the Young Professionals of Eastern Connecticut,” said Orenstein.

Lima-Brooks was one of three Young Professionals honored with the annual award during the Young Professionals of the Year Dinner earlier this month in Mystic. The Young Professionals organization is part of the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut. The event was attended by about 100 YP members and their guests.

Lima-Brooks began her career with the Waterford-based Charter Oak in 2004 as a Lending Clerk, and later became a Collection Specialist as well as a Visa Processor. She currently serves as a Member Service Representative with Charter Oak. Lima-Brooks is a member of Charter Oak’s Community Outreach Committee and is an active and longtime volunteer with numerous Charter Oak community-giving activities. Lima-Brooks is a graduate of Rhode Island College in Providence, R.I.

Charter Oak is eastern Connecticut’s largest credit union with assets of $935 million as of December 31, 2015 and 14 branches in New London and Windham counties. Charter Oak will open our 15th branch in Mystic this spring, providing one of the largest and most convenient branch networks of any financial institution in eastern Connecticut. For more information about Charter Oak’s products and services, please visit any of our convenient branches, or visit our website at, or contact our Call Center at 860.446.8085 or 800.962.3237.

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