First National Bank Coastal Community (FNBCC) has expanded its Wellington-based lending team with the appointment of Ann Welsh and Daryl Lyon as vice presidents and commercial loan officers to serve the nearly 8,000 businesses based in Wellington and the surrounding communities.
Welsh will focus on serving small businesses with lines of credit and access to working capital to support ongoing operations and growth, commercial construction loans, equipment financing and SBA lending. She has nearly 30 years of experience in business and retail banking, and recently served as a small business banker with Bank of America, relationship manager with Chase and branch manager with SunTrust.
Welsh attended Luther College and has completed Small Business Credit Underwriting certification from Omega Performance.
Lyon will focus on commercial real estate lending to provide local businesses and developers with access to capital for acquisitions, development and construction of commercial properties, including retail centers, medical and professional services offices, warehouses and more.
Lyon has nearly 30 years of experience as a commercial loan officer and has served business relationships at several local community banks, including Great Southern Bank, Grand Bank & Trust, Enterprise Bank, Regent Bank and most recently Flagler Bank.
Lyon is a Florida State University alum and is a past president of and currently serves on the board of the Palm Beach County Seminole Club. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business management. Additionally, he has completed numerous commercial lending and compliance financial training courses.
Lyon is a member of the board of directors of the Wellington Chamber of Commerce, serves on the Ambassador and Business & Economic Development committees and is president-elect for 2023-24.
FNBCC is a locally managed $430-million-asset bank with four branches in Wellington, Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Gardens serving personal and business clients with traditional and digital banking services, lending, mortgages, treasury management services, credit cards and more.
The Wellington location is at 12140 South Shore Blvd. For more information, visit www.fnbccfl.com.