Our Team

Commercial Lending

Derek Delaney, Executive Vice President, Chief Loan Officer has over 20 years' experience in banking, with specialized expertise in all facets of commercial and residential lending, including business development, credit administration, loan operations, and, since 2014, executive bank management.  He oversees the Lending Division, with a specific focus on prudently growing the Bank's quality loan asset portfolio through business development with new and existing customers, businesses, communities, and organizations.  Derek takes great pride in providing superior customer service and works diligently, using his exceptional knowledge of real estate markets, business operations and financial analytics, to structure lending arrangements that meet customers' needs and provide opportunities for growth and success.  He earned his B.S. from the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY.  He is also a member of both the Saugus and North End Chambers of Commerce and enjoys coaching soccer in North Andover.  Click here to email Derek.

Michael Connelly, Senior Vice President, Commercial Team Leader, joined Eagle Bank in June, 2018.    Michael brings thirty three years of experience as a commercial banker with knowledge in all areas of commercial lending.  Prior to joining Eagle Bank, he served as the Chief Lending Officer at a local bank.  He is a graduate of Bentley University.  Michael is a lifelong resident of West Roxbury where he currently lives with his wife, and where he raised his son.  He enjoys writing and coaching and has published six related sports books.  Michael is based out of Eagle Bank's Burlington office location.  Click here to email Michael.

Tyler Otfinoski, Senior Vice President, Commercial/Construction Lending, began his career with Eagle Bank in 2002 as a Loan Portfolio Assistant.  In 2008, he became a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and was subsequently promoted to his current position as Senior Vice President in 2016.  Tyler manages the Bank's growing commercial and residential development construction portolio and enjoys being in the field with area builders and developers. He earned his B.S. at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC and is also a graduate of the School of Commercial Lending.  Tyler serves as a Board member and Secretary of the Everett Rotary Club, and is also a member of the Stoneham Chamber of Commerce.  Click here to email Tyler.

Scott Macdonald , Vice President, Commercial Lending, joined Eagle Bank in 2013 as a Business Development Officer with 10 years' experience in real estate sales and development.  He was subsequently promoted to Commercial Loan Officer and became a Vice President in 2016. “Community banks value their customers and at Eagle Bank, it’s easier to service customer needs efficiently.” Scott holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Colby-Sawyer College. Click here to email Scott.

 Rebecca Gardner, Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, joined Eagle Bank’s Commercial Team in June, 2018. Rebecca has over thirteen years of banking experience serving the needs of both commercial and construction customers. She maintains her Construction Supervisor’s License in the state of Massachusetts and has earned various certifications from the Massachusetts Banker’s Association, including completion of the Financial Studies program at Babson College in 2011. Rebecca enjoys serving the local community as a member of the Burlington Rotary Club. “I am honored to have joined such a wonderful institution that deeply cares about the success of the individuals and businesses it serves.”  Click here to email Rebecca.

Residential Lending

Ingrid Mahoney, Senior Vice President, Residential Lending, NMLS #463260, joined Eagle Bank in 2010 as Vice President, Residential Lending with over 30 years' banking experience in all aspects of mortgage lending.  She was subsequently promoted to her current position as Senior Vice President in 2012.  "I am part of such a great team, and I enjoy helping customers make their housing dreams a reality."  Ingrid is also a member of the Medford Chamber of Commerce. Click here to email Ingrid.

Gisella DiPaola, Senior Vice President, Retail Banking, NMLS #883721, began her career with Eagle Bank as a Teller Trainee in 2002.  Over the years, she has mastered all aspects of retail branch management and operations.  Seeking new challenges, Gisella became a Business Development Officer in 2007 and was promoted to Assistant Vice President in 2014 and again to Vice President in 2016.  Most recently, Gisella's efforts were recognized again, this time with a promotion to the Senior Management team.  She is well-versed in retail banking, mortgage origination and small business banking.  "I have great relationships with both my business and deposit customers. Having worked at Eagle Bank for 16 years, I have come to know many of our customers so well." Gisella is also a member of the North End Chamber of Commerce. Click here to email Gisella.

Michelle Galbiati, Relationship Banking Manager, NMLS #1170942, began her career with Eagle Bank in 2000 as a Customer Service Representative.  She was promoted to Assistant Branch Manager in 2003, to Branch Manager in 2010 and has held her current position since 2014.  Michelle oversees the Lexington Center branch and in her 18 years there, has developed enumerable relationships in the local community.  She is also a member of the Lexington Rotary Club.  Click here to email Michelle.

Juan Lopez, Relationship Banking Manager, NMLS #1170940, began his career with Eagle Bank as a Teller in 2003.  Over the course of his 15 years at the Bank, Juan has held various positions in both the Retail and Deposit Operations divisions. He was promoted to Assistant Branch Manager in 2007, to Branch Manager in 2013 and has served in his current capacity as Relationship Banking Manager since 2014.  As a graduate of Everett High School, Juan has developed strong community ties in the local area, and is a member of the East Boston/Revere/Winthrop Rotary Club.  Click here to email Juan.