Executive vice president — director of retail operations, Valley National Bank
New position: Executive vice president — director of retail operations, Valley National Bank
What you do: Responsibilities encompass all phases of branch operations. I am also responsible for retail banking's administrative operations including: branch policies and procedures, development of new retail deposit products and the mystery shop program, as well as deposit compliance and vault services. In addition, I oversee the bank's 24/7 customer service center.
Old gig: First senior vice president — director of retail relations
School ties: Bachelor's degree in business administration from William Paterson University and a degree from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking.
Family tree: Husband Jimmy; sister and brother-in-law Barbara and Jimmy and my husband's wonderful extended family.
Hometown: I grew up in Wayne and have lived in Montville for the past 20 years.
Favorite place at the Shore: Watching the sunset at the Ninth Avenue Pier in Belmar.
Favorite place to chow down: Avenue in Long Branch – great food while sitting oceanside.
What you wanted to be when you were 6: I wanted to be a Rockette.
Historical figure you'd want to meet: Leonardo da Vinci
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