NEADS in the News
CEO One on One: Gerry DeRoche
Chief Executive Officer, Gerry DeRoche, has been leading NEADS since 2010, when he made the decision to leave a 33-year career in banking for the nonprofit world. The University of Connecticut graduate resides in Concord with his family, which includes two golden retrievers.
What made you decide to leave banking?
“I wanted to do something with a social purpose, and when I first started out, I was doing a lot of work with small businesses, which I really loved…