Penn Community Bank Marketing Director joins leadership of state-wide industry organization
PERKASIE, Pa. (July 2021) – Penn Community Bank, the largest mutual bank headquartered in eastern Pennsylvania, is proud to announce the naming of Bernard Tynes – SVP, Director of Marketing and Data Analytics to the board of directors of the PA Bankers Association. Tynes is among several new directors added to the board and one of the youngest to serve on the board of the state-wide industry organization.
Tynes leads all facets of the Penn Community Bank’s marketing and community relations efforts, including a recent repositioning of the institution’s mission-based brand. He is chair of the Pennsylvania Bankers Association’s Young Professionals Network and member of its Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Advisory Council. Tynes has been recognized as one of the region’s Forty Under 40 by the Philadelphia Business Journal and one of Philadelphia’s most influential African Americans by The Philadelphia Tribune.
“We congratulate and welcome our 2021-22 board of directors, led by Chair Wesley M. Weymers and our officer team,” said Duncan Campbell, PA Bankers’ president & CEO. “We are honored to have some of the most dedicated and committed volunteers of any association in the country, and we look forward to working with them as we continue to represent an expansive and diverse membership and help our members to grow and achieve ongoing success in their communities.”
The PA Bankers board of directors oversees the association’s strategic direction, policies, professional development offerings, member services and advocacy efforts. The 2021-22 service year runs from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022.
About Penn Community Bank: Penn Community Bank holds more than $2.5 billion in assets, employs more than 300 people, and offers banking, lending and investments at 22 bank branches and three administrative centers throughout Bucks and Montgomery counties, 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.
About PA Bankers: PA Bankers has been bringing banks and bankers together for more than 125 years to learn, grow, serve and engage with their peers, communities and lawmakers. The association has built a strong reputation as a leading advocate for pro-banking policies at the state and federal levels, as well as for the delivery of quality education, products and services for banks of all sizes and their employees. Follow the Pennsylvania Bankers Association on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (@PABankers).