SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
July 11, 2018
Date of Report
(Date of earliest event reported)
WSFS Financial Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
500 Delaware Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (302) 792-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
On July 11, 2018, WSFS Financial Corporation (“WSFS”) announced that, effective January 1, 2019, Mark A. Turner, age 55, Chairman, President and CEO, will become the Executive Chairman of the Boards of Directors of each of WSFS and WSFS Bank. Rodger Levenson, age 57, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, will become WSFS' President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Boards of Directors of each of WSFS and WSFS Bank, also effective January 1, 2019.
As part of WSFS’ ongoing commitment to sound corporate governance, Board Member Eleuthère I. du Pont, President of the Longwood Foundation, will continue to serve in his role as Lead Independent Director.
For further details, reference is made to the press release dated July 11, 2018, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by this reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
WSFS FINANCIAL CORPORATION
July 11, 2018
/s/ Dominic C. Canuso
Dominic C. Canuso
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer