Gary R. Levante joined Berkshire Bank, America’s Most Exciting Bank® in 2010 where he is currently responsible for the leadership, strategy, and management of the company’s corporate citizenship activities and community partnerships. Gary’s leadership of large cross-functional teams continue to create results, earning the company more than two dozen regional and national accolades. Widely recognized as a thought leader and influencer on community engagement and corporate volunteerism, he is a regular speaker throughout the United States. Prior to joining Berkshire Bank, he served as a political consultant for local, state and federal elected officials. Gary holds a B.A. in History and Political Science from St. Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont.