July 25, 2006The Board of Directors of Century Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ:CNBKA), today announced Jackie Jenkins-Scott, president of Wheelock College, was elected to the Century Bancorp Board of Directors and the Century Bank and Trust Company Board of Directors on July 11, 2006.
Jenkins-Scott, whose new role is in addition to her leadership position at Wheelock College, also will become a member of Century Bank and Trust Company’s Asset Liability Committee and Century Bank and Trust Company’s Non-deposit Investment and Insurance Products Committee.
She previously completed a seven-year term as member of the Board of Directors of the Washington, D.C.–based National Cooperative Bank, a $1 billion bank that provides comprehensive financial services to cooperatives and other member-owned organizations throughout the country. She also served for two years as Chairperson of the Bank’s affiliate, the National Cooperative Bank Development Corporation.
Currently, Jenkins-Scott is on the Board of Directors for the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum, the Boston Foundation, the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Tufts Health Plan. She served as a Board member of the Massachusetts League of Neighborhood Health Centers and the Environmental League of Massachusetts. In 2000, Ms. Jenkins-Scott was selected as a founding Board member of the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation where she served until 2004.