Howard Bank Names Assistant Manager

Howard Bank, the county’s only locally owned and locally managed community bank, has named Frances R. Blyther Assistant Manager of its Maple Lawn branch office, according to Mary Ann Scully, President and CEO.

Blyther, a resident of Ellicott City, previously served as Senior Customer Service Representative of Susquehanna Bank in Columbia.

Howard Bank has a branch office at Snowden River Parkway in Ellicott City, in addition to the Maple Lawn and Hickory Ridge branches. All provide high touch customized service including dedicated branch Relationship Managers and Tellers, signature community room, combined business ATMs and night depositories, and hand scanning safe deposit box area.

Later this year, Howard Bank will break ground on its first branch on Route 40 near Centennial Lane.

For information about Howard Bank, call 410-750-0020 or visit