January 2019 marks the beginning of Rodger Levenson’s tenure as CEO of WSFS Bank. A lifelong resident of the Delaware Valley, Mr. Levenson has more than 32 years of local banking experience. Since joining WSFS in 2006, he has served in various executive leadership roles, including Chief Commercial Banking Officer (2006-2015) and interim Chief Financial Officer (2015-2016). Most recently, from June 2016 to August 2017, as Chief Corporate Development Officer, Mr. Levenson led cross-functional teams to evaluate, negotiate and integrate many mergers, acquisitions and large capital transactions. And since August 2017, he has led the Company’s executive leadership team as Chief Operating Officer.
With its acquisition of Beneficial Bankcorp, Inc, WSFS Bank will become the largest, premier, locally-headquartered community bank for the Greater Delaware Valley with the sixth-largest deposit market share. With approximately $13 billion in assets and growing, WSFS will be the only bank in the region with distinct market-share advantages, including local market knowledge and decision-making, a full-service product suite, the balance sheet to compete with larger regional and national banks, and most importantly, an ingrained culture of engaged Associated that bring to life WSFS’ mission of We Stand for Service.