Howard Bank's Scully is Named Trailblazer

Mary Ann Scully, President & CEO of Howard Bank, was presented a 2012 Trailblazer Award by The Center Club's Women in Business Intraclub at the "We've Come a Long Way Baby" event in celebration of the club's 50th Anniversary.

According to organizers, the purpose of honoring Scully was "inspiring other women in business with the example of your achievements and efforts." Honorees shared anecdotes, experiences and perspective with the attendees in a dialogue about how far women have come in the past 50 years.

Scully is the Chair of the Maryland Bankers Association (MBA) and the immediate past Chair of the Columbia Foundation, Howard County's community foundation.

She is a trustee of Howard County General Hospital and a trustee of Catholic Charities, and she sits on the President's Advisory Council of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce.  

In 2007, Mary Ann was recognized as an honoree in the Howard County Women's Hall of Fame, and she was named Entrepreneur of the Year by the Howard County Chamber of Commerce.  In 2002, 2005 and 2007, Mary Ann was recognized as one of Maryland's Top 100 Women by The Daily Record, and was a 2008 and 2012 Daily Record Influential Marylander. She was the BWN Woman of Distinction in 2008, received the United Way of Central Maryland's Clementine Peterson Award, was one of the Baltimore Business Journal's 2004 "Enterprising Women" and is a 2008 Seton Hill University Distinguished Alumni and a 2005 Alumni Laureate honoree for Loyola College. She was named the 2011 recipient of the Howard County Good Scout Award presented by the Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America.

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