Columbia Bank on Wednesday announced new leadership for its commercial and industrial lending business.
Therone Hopkins will serve as vice president, commercial lender III for Columbia Bank’s Central New Jersey Region.
Prior to joining the Fair Lawn-based financial institution, Hopkins most recently served as vice president, senior business manager at Capital One Bank, Columbia said.
According to Columbia President and CEO Thomas Kemly, Hopkins brings nearly 12 years of experience in the field to his new role.
“We are excited to have Mr. Hopkins join the Columbia Bank Commercial Lending team,” Kemly said in a prepared statement. “Therone … will help to expand our commercial lending presence.”
Hopkins also serves as a board member of the Greater Newark Enterprises Corp.