Penn Community Bank Chief Administrative Officer will serve on governing committee of American Bankers Association’s council for mutual bankers
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (November 2018): Penn Community Bank, the area’s leading independent, mutual financial organization, is proud to announce that Chief Administrative Officer Diane Brown has been appointed to the Administrative Committee of the American Bankers Association’s Mutual Institutions Council.
With more than 100 members nationwide, the ABA’s Mutual Institutions Council addresses issues of interest to mutually chartered financial institutions and provides a forum for discussion and development of legislative and regulatory recommendations and actions. Brown will serve as one of 12 members of the council’s governing administrative committee; the members hail from financial institutions ranging in asset size from $190 million to $10.8 billion. She will serve a one-year term.
As Chief Administrative Officer of Penn Community Bank, Brown 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 compliance, facilities, information technology, loan origination and project management.
With more than 30 years of experience in banking, Brown has served as vice chair for the Bank Operations and Payments Committee of the Independent Community Bankers of America. She holds a bachelor’s 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. She serves on the advisory board for Wellspring Clubhouse and as president of the board of directors of the Children’s Developmental Program, an integrated preschool near Quakertown, Bucks County. She lives in East Rockhill Township.
About Penn Community: Penn Community Bank holds more than $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 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.