Valley National Bank Appoints Lorna Brodigan-Gusmano as Manhattan, New York Home Loan Consultant

WAYNE, N.J. – Wednesday, May 31, 2017- Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Lorna Brodigan-Gusmano to Home Loan Consultant for the Manhattan, New York region.
With over 19 years of business and banking experience, Ms. Brodigan-Gusmano is the ideal candidate to join Valley’s Home Loan Consultant team. In this role, she will grow Valley’s residential mortgage portfolio in the Manhattan and Long Island region through a vast network of referral partners including real estate professionals, financial planners and construction professionals.
“Lorna will build Valley’s portfolio in this dynamic region by leveraging Valley’s local decisioning capabilities and best-in-class customer service,” remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. “She is an experienced and highly successful professional.  We are confident that she will flourish in this role.”
Ms. Brodigan-Gusmano is a graduate of Hofstra University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business.  She is a Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist and an active advocate for Project ALS through her husband’s charity: Guitars For A Cure. She can be reached at 516-816-2895 or by email at

Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with approximately $28 billion in assets, reflecting the recent acquisition of USAB. 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.