About Us - Board of Directors

L. Armstead Edwards
Chairman of the Board, United Bank of Philadelphia

L. Armstead Edwards joined the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in March 1992 as a founding director.  Mr. Edwards is the President and CEO of Edwards Entertainment Group and has been involved in the entertainment industry for many years.

Rev. William B. Moore
Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors, United Bank of Philadelphia

Rev. William B. Moore joined the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in 1992 as a founding director. Rev. Moore has been the Pastor of Tenth Memorial Baptist Church, Philadelphia, PA since 1971.  He also has served as the Deputy Director at the Philadelphia Parking Authority from 2000 to present.

Marionette Y. Wilson
Secretary of the Board of Directors, United Bank of Philadelphia

Marionette Y. Wilson joined the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in  1992 as a founding director. She is now retired but was formerly the Co-Founder/Partner, John Frazier, Inc., Philadelphia, PA from 1981-2002.

Ernest L. Wright
Director, United Bank of Philadelphia

Ernest L. Wright has joined the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in 1992 as a founding director.  He  is founder, President and CEO of Ernest L. Wright Construction Company, Philadelphia, PA.

Evelyn F. Smalls
President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
United Bank of Philadelphia

Evelyn F. Smalls has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the United Bank of Philadelphia since June of 2000.  Prior to this appointment, she was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Compliance.

Bernard E. Anderson
Director, United Bank of Philadelphia

Bernard E. Anderson joined on the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in 2002.
He is a former faculty member at University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, and a former economist at US Department of Labor.

David R. Bright
Director, United Bank of Philadelphia

David R. Bright has served on United Bank of Philadelphia Board of Directors since 2002
He retired as Executive Vice President- Meridian Bancorp after many years in the banking industry.

Joseph T. Drennan
Director, United Bank of Philadelphia

Joseph T. Drennan joined our the Board of Directors of United Bank of Philadelphia in 2004.
He is currently the Chief Financial Officer, Universal Capital Management, Inc. Mr. Drennan has many years of experience as an executive in the financial services industry.