Edward J. Graham serves as a Class B director. In addition to his roles at South Jersey Industries, headquartered in Folsom, N.J., Graham serves as chairman of South Jersey Gas. In 1981, he joined South Jersey Industries, where he held various professional and managerial positions prior to his election as an officer of the company in 1988. Previously, he was an internal auditor for Golden Nugget, Inc. and Midlantic Banks, Inc.
Graham has served previously on the Bank’s Economic Advisory Council. He is an officer and member of the board of Choose New Jersey and he serves on the boards of the American Gas Association, the New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, and the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. He is also a member of Drexel University’s Energy and Environment Council, as well as Stockton College’s William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy and Lloyd Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism. In addition, he is a trustee of The Foundation of the New Jersey Alliance for Action.
Graham holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Rider University and an MBA from Drexel University.