Tracy Hall to Head Howard Bank's Annapolis Branch

Tracy Hall, Vice President, Branch Manager for Howard Bank, will head the company's branch in Annapolis, according to an announcement by Howard Bank President & CEO Mary Ann Scully. She starts January 28.

Hall is currently manager of Howard Bank's Hickory Ridge and Maple Lawn branches in Howard County. Prior to joining Howard, she worked for M&T Bank, where she was assistant vice president and commercial manager. She was an assistant vice president and business banking specialist at Provident Bank before it was acquired by M&T. She also served as branch manager at Provident.

A resident of Millersville, Hall has been a member of the Howard County Advisory Board of Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland and secretary of the Catonsville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

According to Mary Ann Scully, president and CEO, "Tracy's accomplishments and connections in our Howard County branches have been significant. She will maintain many of those connections as she now assumes responsibility for our newest branch in the Annapolis community which she knows well."

Howard Bancorp is a bank holding company with total assets of $368 million as of September 30, 2012. Its principal operating subsidiary, Howard Bank, located in Ellicott City, MD, is a growth-focused community bank serving businesses, professionals and individuals in the Greater Baltimore area through five full service branches and also a regional office in Annapolis, MD. Howard Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Howard Bancorp (NASDAQ: HBMD). For information, call 410-750-0020 or visit www.howardbank.com

Source: Howard Bancorp, Inc.