Independent, mutual bank Vice President of Retail Strategy and Distribution joins industry leadership committee
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (September 2018) – Penn Community Bank, the area’s leading independent, mutual bank, is proud to announce that K. Bernard Tynes, Vice President of Retail Strategy and Distribution, has been appointed to the Pennsylvania Bankers Association’s Emerging Leaders Advisory Committee. He will serve a 3-year term.
The committee is a regional and statewide forum that offers ongoing opportunities to emerging leaders in the Pennsylvania banking industry. The organization aims to support emerging leaders who aspire to greater levels of responsibility in financial services.
A graduate of Goldey Beacom College and Harvard’s School of Continuing Education, Tynes champions innovation at Penn Community Bank. Among other projects, he spearheaded the development and launch of Workplace Connections, a free bank-at-work program serving area employers and their employees. Additionally, Tynes had an integral role in launching two financial products built to meet the needs of young people ages 15-23 years old, New Era Checking accounts and Common Cents Savings accounts. He lives in Kennett Square.
The Emerging Leaders Conference will take place Sept. 17-18 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. For more information, visit PA Banker’s website.
About Penn Community: Penn Community Bank holds nearly $2 billion in assets, employs more than 300 people, and offers banking, lending, insurance and investments at 25 bank branches and two administrative centers throughout Bucks County and Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. As an independent, mutual financial institution, Penn Community Bank is not publicly traded and operates with its long-term mission in mind: to help businesses grow and prosper, to provide financial resources to individuals and families throughout their lifetimes, to strengthen the local economy, and to partner with local organizations to act as a catalyst for positive growth in every market it serves.