St. Mary's County

Ernest Williams, Jr.

Executive Vice President and Senior Lender, Charles and St. Mary's County

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Ernest is responsible for the supervision and development of the commercial relationships and loan activity for Charles and St. Mary’s County. Prior to joining Community Bank, he was an assistant vice president and commercial and consumer loan officer at First National Bank of St. Mary’s (now PNC Bank). 

Ernie attended the College of Southern Maryland and graduated from Maryland Bankers School. He also trained in the credit department of Mercantile Bank, Baltimore and completed Omega for Commercial Lending to Business Consumer Lending. Additionally, he has completed various courses through the American Institute of Banking and with Robert Morris Associates. 

Ernie is an advisory board member of the College of Southern Maryland, St. Mary’s County and a board member of the St. Mary’s County Chamber of Commerce. He is the past board of trustees’ president at St. Mary’s Nursing Center, Inc., past president of the Leonardtown Lions Club and past president of the Seventh District Rescue Squad Auxiliary. 

Erin Burch

Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer

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As a Commercial Loan Officer for Community Bank, Erin is dedicated to providing custom solutions in order to fulfill the lending needs of our commercial customers. She is responsible for growing commercial lending and deposit relationships in the St. Mary’s County market. 

Erin has over 12 years of experience in the Banking Industry.  Prior to joining Community Bank in 2013 as a Commercial Credit Analyst, she served as a Relationship Manager for PNC Merchant Services. She has proven success in her leadership and accounting abilities. Erin is from St. Mary’s County and takes pride in being an active member of the community through her participation in various events and functions. She currently serves on the Board for Health Shares of St. Mary’s.