Gary R. Levante is SVP, Corporate Responsibility & Communications at Berkshire Bank. Mr. Levante is a dynamic, award winning, purpose-driven executive and speaker with expertise across corporate responsibility, ESG, sustainable finance, corporate culture, reputation management, and corporate affairs. His passion, ability to inspire and motivate those around him along with his unique understanding of business, stakeholders, and society has led to dozens of awards and accolades. By unlocking meaningful solutions that create shared value, Mr. Levante has helped businesses elevate their impact and performance. An active community member, he serves on the boards of local and national non-profit organizations. He holds a B.A. from St. Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont.