(Iselin, NJ) July 11, 2014—The Provident Bank (www.ProvidentNJ.com), New Jersey’s oldest community bank with branches throughout its central and northern counties, as well as eastern Pennsylvania, has named Laura Huderwitz of Toms River vice president and area manager of the Ocean Township, Hazlet and Middletown branches. In this position, Huderwitz will oversee and supervise business development, community relations and the daily operations of the three branches.
Huderwitz joined The Provident Bank in 2002 and has over 15 years of banking experience. Before her promotion, Huderwitz was vice president and area manager of the Ocean Township and Ocean Grove branches.
About The Provident BankWith $5.2 billion in deposits, The Provident Bank (www.ProvidentNJ.com) serves its customers via a network of full-service branches throughout northern and central New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. The Provident Bank is the wholly owned subsidiary of Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFS), which reported assets of $7.5 billion as of March 31, 2014.