Michael Prendergast serves as SVP & Senior Director of the Philadelphia Office at Capital One in the bank's Commercial Banking Group. Mr. Prendergast joined Capital One in 2015 and was involved with opening the Philadelphia office for the bank. He brings to Capital One over 25 years of experience in commercial banking.
Most recently, Mr. Prendergast spent five years at Citibank as SVP and Senior Commercial Lender. With Citibank, he was in charge of growing a portfolio of middle market and mid-corporate clients in the PA, Southern NJ and DE markets. Previously, he served in leadership roles with increasing responsibilities with TD Bank, CFG, Fleet Bank and Corestates Bank.
Mr. Prendergast is the immediate past President and current Education Chair of the Philadelphia Bankers Association (RMA). He is a Board of Trustee for Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital Foundation and Sacred Heart Academy Bryn Mawr. He is also a member of Overbrook Golf Club and The Union League of Philadelphia.
Mr. Prendergast holds multiple financial planning designations, including CFP®, ChFC® and CLU®. He earned a BA in Economics and Computer Science from Saint Joseph's University and a MBA from Drexel University with a concentration in Finance.
Mr. Prendergast has been active with both board and civic responsibilities with the following organizations: Caring People Alliance, Junior Achievement of New Jersey, United Cerebral Palsy of Philadelphia and the American Heart Association.