WSFS Bank promotes three associates to senior positions

WILMINGTON, Delaware, Jan. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WSFS Bank, the principal subsidiary of WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: WSFS), is pleased to announce the promotion of three Associates from across the organization.

The following Associates have been promoted:

  • Robert Eastwood – Senior Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
  • Jeremy Shackleford – Senior Vice President, Director of Small Business Sales
  • Carolyn Urbanovitch – Vice President, Regional Manager, Greater Philadelphia Market

“These promotions from within are a testament to WSFS’s strong culture of continuous professional development and growth,” said Michael L. Conklin, executive vice president and chief human resources officer. “Each of these associates continued to challenge themselves to broaden and deepen their skills. We congratulate them on their well-deserved promotions and look forward to their continued contributions to our company.

In his new role as Senior Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Eastwood will report to Lisa Brubaker, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. He will be responsible for continuing to evolve the information security, business continuity and disaster recovery programs for the Bank, as well as advising senior management, the board and management. He has over 24 years of information security experience, including nearly 20 years with WSFS, most recently as Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer, where he developed and executed a multi-year strategic plan for information security. Eastwood holds a number of professional certifications and memberships in the areas of information services, computing and financial services.

In his new role as Senior Vice President, Director of Small Business Sales, Shackleford will report to Anthony Ryan, Senior Vice President, Director of Small Business Lending, and partner with WSFS Small Business Relationship Managers. , retail teams and the wider organization to help bring the Bank’s offerings to more local Clients. He joined WSFS in 2018 after nearly 20 years working in banking and financial services, and most recently served as Senior Vice President, Regional Market Manager for WSFS Greater Philadelphia, where he oversaw 15 retail offices. He also served 10 years as a member of the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC).

In her new role as Vice President, Regional Manager, Greater Philadelphia Market, Urbanovich will report to Shari Kruzinski, Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer, and oversee WSFS’ Greater Philadelphia Market retail outlets. Previously, she was Deputy Regional Director and Team Leader for the integration of Bryn Mawr Trust by WSFS. Urbanovich joined the WSFS team in 2016 and has over 14 years of retail banking leadership experience. She earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing and communications from Villanova University.

About WSFS Financial Company
WSFS Financial Corporation is a multi-billion dollar financial services company. Its main subsidiary, WSFS Bank, is the oldest and largest locally managed bank and trust company, headquartered in Delaware and the Greater Philadelphia area. As of September 30, 2021, WSFS Financial Corporation had $15.4 billion in assets on its balance sheet and $27.6 billion in assets under management and administration. WSFS operates from 112 offices, 89 of which are banking offices, located in Pennsylvania (52), Delaware (42), New Jersey (16), Virginia (1) and Nevada (1) and provides services financial services, including commercial banking, retail banking, cash management, and trust and wealth management. Other subsidiaries or divisions include Arrow Land Transfer, Cash Connect®, Cypress Capital Management, LLC, Christiana Trust Company of Delaware®, NewLane Finance®, powder mill® Financial Solutions, West Capital Management®, WSFS Institutional Services®, WSFS Mortgage®, and WSFS richness® Investments. Serving the Greater Delaware Valley since 1832, WSFS Bank is one of the ten oldest banks in the United States continuously operating under the same name. For more information, visit

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