Valley National Bank Appoints Christopher Evelina as Mortgage Consultant for Wayne, New Jersey

WAYNE, N.J. – Thursday, March 29, 2018 – Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), announced the appointment of Christopher Evelina as Mortgage Consultant for Wayne, New Jersey.

Evelina joins Valley with over 12 years of experience in the mortgage industry. As a Mortgage Consultant, he is responsible for being a customer liaison for the Wayne, New Jersey region and interviewing applicants to discuss the requirements for their mortgage. Additionally, he advises his clients on the best available lending options for them and explains the products and terms thoroughly to guide them through the mortgage process. 
“Christopher is an excellent addition to our residential lending team,” remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer.  “With his drive and business acumen we are confident he will excel in his new role.”
Evelina can be reached at 201-923-6591 or by email at
Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with over $29 billion in assets. Its principal subsidiary, Valley National Bank, currently operates over 230 branch locations in northern and central New Jersey, the New York City boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island, Florida and Alabama. Valley National Bank is one of the largest commercial banks headquartered in New Jersey and is committed to providing the most convenient service, the latest in product innovations and an experienced and knowledgeable staff with a high priority on friendly customer service. For more information about Valley National Bank and its products and services, please visit or call our Customer Service Center at 800-522-4100.