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Banker

Wilson Dunbar McElhinny, American Banker. Board of directors UAI Group LP, Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania; Member Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1990-1992), Hamilton Club (Lancaster), Lancaster Country Club, The Valley Club.

Background

McElhinny, Wilson Dunbar was born on July 27, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of William Dunbar and Elizabeth (Wilson) master of Civil Engineering.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1953.

Career

With, Union and New Haven Trust Company, 1952-1963; with, Reading Trust Company, Pennsylvania, 1963-1968; president, Reading Trust Company, Pennsylvania, 1968-1970; president, National Central Bank (formerly Reading Trust Company), Pennsylvania, 1970-1979; chief Executive officer, National Central Bank (formerly Reading Trust Company), Pennsylvania, 1975-1979; Chairman, Board Of Directors, president, chief Executive officer, Hamilton Bank (formerly National Central Bank), Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1979-1981; Chairman, Board Of Directors, chief Executive officer, Hamilton Bank (formerly National Central Bank), Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1981-1983; Chairman, Board Of Directors, Hamilton Bank (formerly National Central Bank), Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1981-1990; president, CoreStates Finance Corporation, Philadelphia, 1983-1986; vice chairman, CoreStates Finance Corporation, Philadelphia, 1986-1990; president, chairman, Hamilton Bank, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1988-1990; also director, Hamilton Bank, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Board directors Hunt Corporation, Philadelphia, Educators Mutual Life Insurance Company, Reading Eagle Company, Wohlsen Construction Company. Chairman of the Board Irex Corporation.

Membership

Board of directors UAI Group LP, Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. Member Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1990-1992), Hamilton Club (Lancaster), Lancaster Country Club, The Valley Club.

Connections

Married Barbara Cheney Watkins, June 6, 1952 (deceased). Children: David Ashton, Ward Cheney, Edward Wilson, William Dunbar. Married Lisa Lesher, March 27, 1993.

father:
William Dunbar McElhinny

mother:
Elizabeth (Wilson) McElhinny

spouses:
Barbara Cheney Watkins

Lisa Lesher

children:
William Dunbar McElhinny

Edward Wilson McElhinny

David Ashton McElhinny

Ward Cheney McElhinny