Heidi Snyder, a 35-year veteran of the mortgage industry who lives in Santa Clarita, has joined Mason-McDuffie Mortgage to establish a Los Angeles-area office. Formerly managing director and regional sales manager for the mortgage arm of Union Bank, Snyder will continue to serve local clients with a full range of mortgage products as well recruit other loan officers to join the Mason-McDuffie team, according to a news release. She also previously worked as senior vice president and senior home loans manager for Bank of America. The Santa Clarita Valley office of Mason-McDuffie Mortgage is located at 25250 Magic Mountain Parkway, Ste. 300, Valencia. To contact Snyder, call 818-416-7017 or email [email protected] Mason-McDuffie Mortgage is a privately held, mortgage banking firm headquartered in San Ramon. The Mason-McDuffie brand dates to 1887 in the Bay Area real estate industry. For corporate information, go online to www.masonmac.com.