Thomas Gillen
Board Member

Tom joined South Shore Bank in 2001 and has over 40 years of commercial lending experience. Prior to SSB, Tom worked for Century Bank for 25 years. He has built a portfolio comprised of commercial real estate, commercial and industrial and construction loans.

Tom earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Boston University and his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Suffolk University.

Tom is currently a member of the Builders Association of Greater Boston. In addition, Tom is former Treasurer of the Lynn Chamber of Commerce, Past President of the Lynn Lions Club, former Treasurer of the Sharon Soccer Association, served on Screening Committees in Sharon for the selection of Police and Fire Chiefs and of Chief Finance Director; was the former Chairman of the Sharon Finance Committee and member for eight years. He coached basketball, soccer and baseball in the Town of Sharon for over 14 years. He has volunteered for the Special Olympics and Habitat for Humanity. He is currently a member of the Apollo Club Chorus in Boston and is a masters track athlete and national champion in the 4X400.