ErnestMarc_HeadShotCROPPEDFranklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) announced Marc Ernest, vice president and chief retail officer of its Branch Services Division, was named chairman of the board of directors of the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce.

The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce is the leading organization serving local businesses and entrepreneurs in helping them build relationships, network, and promote their business.

“It is an exciting opportunity to play an even greater role with the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce,” expressed Ernest. “I look forward to our entire team enhancing efforts to help local businesses grow, network, and prosper.”

Ernest holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Pennsylvania State University and certification from the National Association of Federal Credit Union Management and Leadership Institute.

“Marc’s leadership on several boards demonstrates his commitment to our local communities,” said FMFCU President and CEO John D. Unangst. “The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce is one of this region’s most active chambers and we are honored to have an FMFCU team member named chairman.”

Ernest resides in West Bradford Township, Chester County and also serves as board chair of the West Chester Area School District Education Foundation and vice president of East Brandywine Youth Association.



Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union has provided financial products and services to its members in the greater Philadelphia region and beyond since 1970. Now with $1 billion in assets, FMFCU ranks tenth in asset size in Pennsylvania and is the largest financial institution headquartered in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. FMFCU has 80,000 members, 2,000 partnering organizations, and 40 branches. For more information, visit