Manasquan Bank, a community bank headquartered in Wall Township, has elected James S. Vaccaro as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Vaccaro joined the bank as its President and Chief Executive Officer in 2012 and will continue to retain those titles.
“The election is truly recognition of the outstanding job Jim has done since joining us,” states James M. Manser, who served as Chairman of the Board for the past four years. Mr. Manser, Publisher of Star News Group, was elected Lead Director of the Manasquan Bank board.
“Jim Vaccaro has led the bank through a transformation that will ensure our relevance and success in the future and maintain our close ties to the well-being of the communities we have served for 141 years,” adds Manser. “He has furthered Manasquan Bank’s reputation as a community lender and directed a recent rebranding that reflects the bank’s commitment to local residents and businesses,” he continues.
Mr. Vaccaro is a lifetime resident of Monmouth County. He is a graduate of Ursinus College and a certificate program at the Harvard School of Business. He is the Second Vice Chairman of the New Jersey Bankers Association and serves on numerous local boards including Monmouth University, Barnabas Health, Monmouth Medical Center, Four Springs Capital, Visiting Nurses Association of Central Jersey, NJ Repertory Theater, Prevention First Leadership Cabinet and Interfaith Neighbors Advisory Board.