Newton's Cronan joins United Bank

Brenda Cronan of Newton County has joined United Bank in its Covington office, 7200 Highway 278 east, as a mortgage loan officer.Cronan is responsible for developing United Bank's mortgage loan presence in Covington and the surrounding counties of Newton, Rockdale and Walton.

Cronan is a long-time resident of Covington and brings a wealth of knowledge with more than 25 years of experience in mortgage lending, according to a press release from United Bank.

"Brenda will provide United Bank the ability to serve our existing customers and grow our business in a market that she knows very well," said Thomas Kephart, president of United Bank, in the release.