Leonard J. Keating, Jr. Chief Lending Officer

Leonard J. Keating, Jr. Chief Lending Officer graduated from La Salle University in 1969. He received a B.A. in Pre Law and was commissioned as a US Army Field Artillery Officer. Ten years of active and reserve duty provided sound leadership and risk management experience.

His banking career has spanned more than 35 years as a Commercial Lending Officer and Senior Vice President of First Pennsylvania Bank, Meridian Bancorp, and Eagle National Bank; and Founder, President and CEO of Security First Bank. After selling Security First, then running a private hard-money lending fund, he joined Quaker State in 1998. Len was responsible for all marketing and customer relations.

As President, he has grown Quaker State Commercial Finance significantly, more than tripling the staff and increasing revenues by 400%