Meet the Team

Melissa Lee Thornton

Vice President

Mortgage Loan Originator

Melissa has been in banking for over 25 years, the last five in residential lending at Penn Community Bank. With her unique experience in retail banking as a branch manager, Melissa says she’s able to bring a full financial picture to light for lending customers. She is an expert in first time home buyer grant programs and can help find the right loan, whether Conventional, FHA, USDA, or VA. Melissa’s favorite part of the job is helping families identify their financial goals and build plans to achieve them. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and traveling.

Get to Know Me:

  • Three words that help define you: Caring. Understanding. Dedicated.
  • Alma Mater:
  • Community Involvement: Habit for Humanity
  • Favorite Quote: “There are no limits to what you can accomplish except the limit you place on your own thinking.”
  • What does Greater Good Banking mean to you: Penn Community Bank is an institution that is always looking to help individuals, families, business, and communities grow.
  • Professional licensing or information: NMLS: 749489