Meet the Directors and Executive Team
Robert L. Byers – Chairman of the Board
William P. Larkin, Jr. – Vice-Chairman of the Board
E. Richard Aichele III
Peter H. Augenblick
Jeane M. Coyle
Cheri H. Freeh
Krista Pool Harper
W. Thomas Lomax
Jeffrey A. Naugle
President and Chief Executive Officer
After nearly 35 years in the banking industry, Jeane M. Coyle knows that when local communities thrive, everyone benefits. Her primary mission is to ensure that Bucks County and the surrounding communities have the option to do business with a locally based, independently run mutual financial organization for decades to come. Jeane began her banking career in 1983 and served in various roles at large and small financial institutions throughout the Philadelphia region, gaining insight into the workings of local, regional and national banks. A graduate of Muhlenberg College, she holds an MBA from Saint Joseph’s University. A firm believer in servant leadership and community service, Jeane represents Penn Community Bank on the boards of several local organizations, including Bucks County Opportunity Council, Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County, and United Way of Bucks County.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Penn Community Bank’s long-term mission is steady, sustainable growth, and Stephanie Austin ensures that the financial management of the bank supports that mission. Stephanie is responsible for financial reporting, internal controls, forecasting and planning, profitability analysis, and treasury and investments. A graduate of Bentley University, she has more than 30 years’ experience in the financial industry and also is a Certified Internal Auditor. Stephanie has served on the board of directors for the Daniel Boone Area School District and the Berks Career and Technology Center Joint Operating Committee.
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Diane Brown takes Penn Community Bank’s long-term strategy for steady, sustainable growth and makes it become reality. Diane ensures that the bank’s retail deposit and lending operations are aligned with its mission and vision, overseeing branch operations and retail products and services. She also oversees human resources management of the bank’s greatest asset, its team members. With more than 30 years’ experience in banking, Diane has served as vice chair for the Bank Operations and Payments Committee of the Independent Community Bankers of America. She holds an undergraduate degree and an MBA from Temple University, is an Accredited ACH Professional, and completed the Pennsylvania Bankers Association’s Executive Leadership Program and the School of Commercial Lending. Diane serves on the advisory board for Wellspring Clubhouse, and as a board member and treasurer for the Children’s Developmental Program.
Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
As Penn Community Bank continues to grow, Bob Coffin makes sure that the growth is controlled and in accordance with its lending philosophy. With deep experience in commercial lending, risk management and credit, Bob ensures that the lending products the bank offers meet the risk standards that match its strategy of steady, sustainable growth. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Penn State University and is a lifelong resident of Bucks County. Bob has served as chairman of the Lower Bucks Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Red Cross homeless shelter and is actively involved in local scholarship and community service projects with the Lions club and the Middletown Community Foundation.
Executive Vice President, Chief Relationship Officer
Maintaining strong relationships with organizations, local businesses and nonprofits across Bucks County and the surrounding areas is a vital part of Penn Community Bank’s philosophy, and Todd R. Hurley is responsible for creating and strengthening those relationships. Along with our CEO Jeane Coyle, Todd represents Penn Community Bank to the community. Over his more than 30 years in the banking industry, Todd has directed various departments, including retail operations, facilities, human resources, marketing and lending. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from University of Phoenix. A longtime resident of Perkasie, Todd is past president and current vice president of Perkasie Rotary, a board member of the Pennridge Chamber of Commerce and an elder and finance chair at the Presbyterian Church of Deep Run.
Michael A. Meeneghan
President, Penn Community Insurance
Financial wellness includes not just smart banking and lending, but also adequate insurance coverage to protect against the unexpected. With more than 30 years of experience in insurance, Mike A. Meeneghan possesses deep knowledge of a complex industry. He oversees the operations of Penn Community Insurance, which offers business, personal, life and health insurance with a consultative approach. Over the course of Mike’s career, he has built a proven record of success in setting strategic direction, initiating growth strategies, and building and fine-tuning operations. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Springfield College, in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Financial organizations today face an increasingly complex set of regulations. Stephanie Schwartzberg makes sure that Penn Community Bank complies with all regulatory issues, including the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), which encourages financial institutions to meet the credit needs of their local communities. During her more than 20-year legal career, Stephanie practiced as in-house counsel for financial institutions throughout the Delaware Valley and with an international law firm in its corporate and securities practice. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Villanova University and a law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law. Stephanie serves as a member of the PA Bankers Association Legal Affairs Advisory Committee and on the board of directors of the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County.
Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
With cyber-attacks and data breaches in the news nearly every day, financial organizations dedicate tremendous resources to safety and security of their information systems. At Penn Community Bank, Karen Shinn is responsible for cyber-security and information technology across the bank’s entire network. With decades of experience in the banking industry, Karen specializes in project management, core system conversions, system integrations, information technology platform advancements, deposit operations, business continuity, compliance, vendor management and cyber-crime governance. She is a graduate of the Harris School of Business.
Derek P.B. Warden
Executive Vice President, Chief Lending Officer
To grow and succeed, businesses need access to financing for start-up costs to get a company off the ground, working capital to keep the sales flowing, or to invest in expansion or finance equipment purchases. When businesses in Bucks County and the surrounding areas need capital, Derek P.B. Warden has the resources they need. For more than 30 years, Derek has worked in the commercial lending areas of banking as a credit officer, corporate lender, lending manager, and in chief lending officer positions. At Penn Community Bank, he oversees the commercial lending team. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.
President, Penn Investment Advisors
Penn Community Bank offers products and services to meet the financial needs of individuals, families and businesses throughout their lifetimes, and that includes investments. Christian Wagner oversees the wealth management division, Penn Investment Advisors, which offers investment advice, products, and services to individuals and organizations. Christian has more than 20 years of experience in the financial industry, holding various positions including financial advisor, investment strategist, portfolio manager, and trader. A graduate of Rutgers University, Christian is a member of the Investment and Risk Management Committees and directs the bank’s investment strategies.
Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing
Communicating the Penn Community Bank vision and mission clearly and consistently is the responsibility of Jacklyn M. Bingaman, who oversees its strategic marketing and public relations initiatives. She has an extensive background in marketing for financial services companies gained over more than 16 years in a variety of marketing roles at financial institutions in southeast Pennsylvania. Jacklyn utilizes her skills in advertising, digital marketing and strategic brand marketing to successfully lead the marketing team to support all brand standards and creative marketing. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.