CARTERET — Debra Williams of Carteret has been named assistant vice president and commercial credit underwriter in the commercial credit department at Provident Bank. In this position, she conducts credit analyses and underwrites commercial loans, working in conjunction with Provident’s relationship managers.
Williams has more than 30 years of banking industry experience. Before joining Provident, Williams worked at CIT Group for 10 years, where she held various positions, including credit manager, portfolio manager and forbearance specialist. Earlier, she worked at Bank of America as a real estate team leader and commercial credit underwriter.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Thomas Edison University.