The native of Williamsburg, Va. is a graduate of The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va. with a degree in Economics. He will live in Connecticut with his wife, Elizabeth, and their two children.Rockville Bank is a 21½-branch community bank serving Tolland, Hartford and New London counties in Connecticut. It provides a convenient banking lifestyle for Colchester, Coventry, East Windsor, Ellington, Enfield, Glastonbury, Manchester, Rockville, Somers, South Glastonbury, South Windsor, Suffield, Vernon, seven days a week in Tolland, and three Big Y supermarket locations. On December 30, 2010, the Bank announced that Rockville Financial Inc. received regulatory approval to commence the second step stock reorganization from the current two-tier mutual holding company structure it adopted in 2005 to a stock holding company structure. For more information about Rockville Bank's services and products, call 860-291-3600 or visit www. rockvillebank.com. The Rockville Bank logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=8558 A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy common stock. The offer will be made only by means of the written prospectus forming part of the registration statement (and, in the case of the subscription offering, an accompanying stock order form). Existing Rockville Financial has filed a proxy statement/prospectus concerning the conversion with the SEC. Shareholders of Existing Rockville Financial are urged to read the proxy statement/prospectus because it contains important information. This release is not proxy-soliciting material. Investors are able to obtain all documents filed with the SEC by Existing Rockville Financial and New Rockville Financial free of charge at the SEC's website, www.sec.gov. In addition, documents filed with the SEC by Existing Rockville Financial and New Rockville Financial are available free of charge from the Corporate Secretary of Existing Rockville Financial at 1645 Ellington Road, South Windsor, Connecticut 06074, Attention: Judy Keppner Clark. The directors, executive officers, and certain other members of management and employees of Rockville Financial, Inc. are participants in the solicitation of proxies in favor of the conversion from the shareholders of Existing Rockville Financial. Information about the directors and executive officers of Existing Rockville Financial is included in the proxy statement/prospectus filed with the SEC. The shares of common stock are not savings accounts or savings deposits, may lose value, and are not insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or any other government agency.
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