April 30, 2016

JSSB Mortgage Services Team Recognized As Top-10 Producer In Pennsylvania

Bryerton, Campbell, Smith, and Walker recognized for individual efforts.

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HARRISBURG, PA – The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency held its annual homeownership awards event at its headquarters this April to recognize the top lending partners from 2015. Jersey Shore State Bank, a subsidiary of Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc., was recognized for its outstanding achievement as one of the top-ten PHFA loan producers in the state.

“The exceptional efforts of these lenders in originating PHFA home loans throughout the state helps support PHFA’s mission to bring affordable housing options to Pennsylvania residents,” stated Brian Hudson, Sr., the PHFA Executive Director and CEO. “PHFA applauds the role they play as our valued partners.”

Representing JSSB and Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. at the event were Kelley Bellomo, Tim Bennett, Brenda Bryerton, Carrie Campbell, Jerry Seman, Tammy Smith, Kim Walker, and Kristen Witherite. The JSSB Mortgage Services team produced a total of 154 PHFA loans in 2015 as Tammy Smith with 20 loans, Carrie Campbell with 24 loans, Brenda Bryerton with 28 loans, and Kim Walker with 31 loans were recognized as top originators in the state.

“Having our Mortgage Services team recognized as one of the top-ten PHFA loan producers in Pennsylvania is a true testament to the hard work they do each and every day,” said Richard Grafmyre, President and CEO of JSSB and Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. “I am extremely proud of our team and the milestones they reached in 2015, both collectively and as individuals.”

Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. is the $1.3 billion parent company of Jersey Shore State Bank and Luzerne Bank. Jersey Shore State Bank operates fifteen branch offices providing financial services in Lycoming, Clinton, Centre, Montour and Union Counties. Luzerne Bank operates eight branch offices providing financial services in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. Investment and insurances products are offered through Jersey Shore State Bank’s subsidiary, The M Group, Inc. D/B/A The Comprehensive Financial Group.

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