Charles Pearson is the retired Chairman of the Board/CEO of Waypoint Financial. He held executive positions at CoreStates Bank and PNC Bank, and served as President/CEO and Director of United Federal Bank. A 1961 graduate from the University of Pennsylvania, he earned his MBA from the Wharton School in 1966. Mr. Pearson served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy on board a destroyer in the Pacific Fleet. His civic service continued with his efforts on the boards of WITF, Harrisburg and Mainline YMCA’s, and the Hershey Medical Center. Mr. Pearson has also served as Chairman of the State College Chamber of Commerce, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, and the Greater Harrisburg United Way, in addition to serving on the Thrift Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank and as Trustee Emeritus of Juniata College.