Barrie G. Christman, a Banc One Corp. executive, has been hired as northern Ohio president of Huntington National Bank, Cleveland.
Huntington National is a unit of Huntington Bancshares, Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Christman will be responsible for retail and commercial banking activities, trust services, and treasury management in Cuyahoga Lake and Lorraine counties.
Since last year Ms. Christman had been a program manager responsible for overseeing Banc One's consolidation of 17 Ohio banks into Bank One NA, Columbus. Before that she was executive vice president of retail banking at Bank One in Dayton, a job she had held since 1993. Ms. Christman was president of Mellon Bank Maryland, Rockville, from 1986 to 1993. Earlier she had worked for the parent Mellon Bank Corp., Pittsburgh, as vice president and regional manager for commercial loan offices in Chicago, New York, Atlanta, and Dallas.