Lori Meads has lived in Truro her entire life with the exception of attending college. She earned a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from Bryant College (now Bryant University). Upon graduation, she managed the GAP clothing store in Hyannis. In 1992, Meads began working at Seamen’s Bank where she is now the Chief Executive Officer, as well as the Executive Director of the Bank’s Charitable Foundation. She has since earned an M.B.A. from New England College of Business. In 2016, she was named a Community Bank Hero by Banker & Tradesman.
Meads is Chair, Town of Truro Finance Committee; Treasurer, Provincetown 400 Executive Committee; Board Member, Helping Our Women (HOW); Board Member, Sustainable Cape; Advisor, Accessible Provincetown; Clerk, Provincetown Historical Celebrations; and Administrator, Pilgrims’ First Landing Park. She has served as an officer, on the board and various committees for such diverse community organizations as the Cape Cod Children’s Place, Provincetown Theatre Foundation, Provincetown Portuguese Festival Committee, Town of Truro Town Administrator Search Committee, Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, Truro Educational & Enrichment Alliance, and Provincetown Art Association and Museum.
She lives in Truro with her husband Michael and daughter Emily.