Community Bank & Trust of Florida announces the addition of Pepper Kinzer to their mortgage team.

Kinzer comes to Community Bank & Trust of Florida with 7 years of mortgage and banking experience. In this role, she will be responsible for residential and installment loan origination in the Ocala and Marion County areas.

“We are thrilled to have Pepper join the Residential Lending Department,” said Jo Lukas, vice president of residential mortgage. “Her years of experience and passion for helping people are a perfect match to meet our customer’s needs and expectations.”

Kinzer previously worked for Suntrust Mortgage in Ocala as a Mortgage Loan Officer.

Kinzer has served as President on the Board of Directors and numerous other Board positions for 8 years at Arnette House.

Community Bank & Trust of Florida was established in 1998. The bank is a member of the FDIC and currently has 11 full-service banking offices with locations in Belleview, Gainesville, Ocala, Summerfield and The Villages. Its primary businesses are comprised of deposit, credit, trust, residential and commercial loans and investment services. The company has over $720 million in assets and employs 135 people.