Robert A. Edwards



Robert A. Edwards

Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

Rob Edwards serves as executive vice president and chief credit officer for United Community Bank.  Edwards is responsible for oversight of the credit culture and delivering solid credit performance for United Community Bank.

Edwards has more than twenty-five years of experience in the financial services industry.  Prior to joining United Community Bank, he served as executive credit officer over Credit Policy and Risk Reporting and Analytics at TD Bank N.A. He also served as the chief credit officer at The South Financial Group (TSFG). 

Edwards earned his bachelor’s from Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy, Massachusetts and a Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. He is a member of the Nazarene Theological Seminary board.  Edwards lives with his wife and children in Simpsonville, South Carolina.