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James G. Hughes, PhD



Jim is a senior vice president and the chief operating officer of National Penn Investors Trust Company.  He has worked in the investment and trust industry since 1981.  In his primary role as Managing Director of Support Services, he provides strategic guidance for the operations, administrative support, and tax groups.  He created and supervises many of the company’s proprietary client relationship management and servicing applications in Microsoft Access and Excel.  Jim was a member of the team that formed Investors Trust Company in 1994, and during his tenure with the company, he has managed sales and marketing, as well as client service.

Jim is a graduate of the College for Financial Planning, Denver, CO and the Central Atlantic School of Trust, Bucknell University.  Prior to joining National Penn in 1994, he served as a personal wealth sales officer at Meridian Asset Management and its predecessor, American Bank & Trust Company.

Jim earned his PhD and Masters in music composition at Michigan State University and his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Pennsylvania State University.  Jim’s present community involvement includes service on the board of the Foundation for Reading Area Community College, where he is the Treasurer.  He is a past president of the Estate Planning Council of Berks County.

Phone: 610.371.2062 Fax: 610.372.1896
Address: Wyomissing, PA

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