Devoted to Community.
Highlands State Bank is a small, community-oriented bank dedicated to providing personalized service and competitive rates. Since we are part of the neighborhood, we have first-hand knowledge of the needs of local businesses and the people who live and work here. We use our knowledge to deliver quality banking to our customers through checking and savings accounts, mortgages, and consumer and business loans.
We’re known for our ability to make quick decisions and for our commitment to business success. Our representatives are equipped to interview customers and creatively solve problems to meet needs promptly. In everything, we strive to deliver the kind of attention and convenience our customers expect. We even have late hours throughout the workweek and hours on Saturday, so you can stop by more often.
Highlands State Bank is pleased to announce that Donna Jemas has recently joined the Bank as Vice President & Commercial Loan Officer commercial lender. Donna is responsible for business development, deposit growth and serving as a commercial lender. Donna will be centered in the Morris county area but will also be working in the main office located in Vernon, NJ. Donna comes to Highlands State Bank with over 6 years of banking and lending experience in the New Jersey marketplace.
Most recently, Donna was a Vice President & Commercial Loan Officer at Heritage Community Bank of New Jersey, where she serviced a successful and profitable operation of business. For many years, Donna has been actively involved within the local community with Morris Habitat for Humanity, American Cancer Society, Friends of Randolph Animal Pound & Second Chance Foster. Donna and her family have lived in Randolph New Jersey for over 20 years.
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