Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank CEO Dorothy Savarese met with President Donald Trump and his top economic advisers at the White House on Thursday, and says she’s come away hopeful his administration will loosen regulations on community banks like hers.

Savarese went to the meeting in her role as chair of the American Bankers Association, the trade group for the U.S. banking industry. She was part of a delegation meeting with Trump about changing how small and midsize banks are regulated. Treasury…