CLINTON, N.J. (December 14, 2016) – Stillwater resident Lauren Christie, Unity Bank Vice President/Loan Servicing Manager, has been selected as a New Leader in Banking by the New Jersey Bankers Association (NJBankers).

Christie is one of only 13 bankers under the age of 40 statewide selected for the prestigious honor from NJBankers, a trade association representing nearly 350 banks and service providers. She was honored during the Future Leaders in Banking Gala at the Ocean Place Resort & Spa in Long Branch on December 1st held in conjunction with its annual trade show, BankHorizons.


“Lauren has been a valuable member of our lending team for 11 years and truly deserves this special honor,” said Unity Bank President & CEO James A. Hughes. “She consistently strives to exceed customer expectations and understand client needs.”


Christie joined Unity Bank in 2005 and previously served as Small Business Administration (SBA)/Commercial Loan Closer. She previously worked with CIT Small Business Lending. Christie earned a B.A. in Psychology from Florida State University and graduated from Kittatinny Regional High School. She lives in Stillwater with her husband Dominic and their three children - Eden, Audrey, and Eli.

December 14 2016