Valley National Bank Appoints John Browning as Vice President and Branch Manager for Virginia

WAYNE, N.J. – Monday, May 7, 2018-  Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of John Browning as Vice President and Branch Manager for Virginia.  

Browning joins Valley with over 20 years of residential lending experience. In this role, he is responsible for loan originations, loan underwriting, asset management, and growing the Bank’s residential lending portfolio throughout the Northern Virginia market.  

"John is an excellent addition to our residential lending team in Virginia,” remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. “With his leadership and expertise, he will support the growth and expansion of our residential lines of business throughout this important region.”

Browning received his MBA from the George Washington University in Washington D.C. He can be reached by email at or by calling 703-244-7003.

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.