Newton-Needham Regional Chamber’s board of directors has elected Chris Teachout, vice president for Business Development at Needham Bank, as its new
chair, effective Jan. 1.
Teachout replaces Rachel Hillman Foy who has completed her two-year term and will remain on the board as immediate past chair.
“My election as Chair of the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber is really significant as I am the fourth generation of my family to be raised in Needham,”
said Teachout. “My fond memories of what it was like as a child growing up in this town are everlasting.
“Just as is the case with Newton, much has