Sherifat Lawal Price is the Assistant Vice President of Business Development and Marketing Officer at Unity National Bank. Unity National Bank, the only licensed and federally insured African-American owned bank in Texas, with locations in the historic Third Ward area of Houston and Missouri City, Texas. Sherifat’s mission is to provide mainstream financial products and services to all communities throughout the Greater Houston Metropolitan area. She has over ten (10) years of experience in the banking and financial service industry.
Sherifat graduated from Lawrence E. Elkins High School in Missouri City, Texas and is a proud graduate of Fisk University in Nashville, TN, where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance. In 2014, she received an Executive MBA specializing in Banking and Financial Institutions from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas.
Sherifat is married to Horace O. Price Jr. and they have two children; Payton S. Lawal Price and Horace O. Price III. In her free time, Sherifat enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling, volunteering with various outreach organizations and weight training. Sherifat was appointed PTO Financial Secretary at Shirley Dill Brothers Elementary in Alvin ISD for 2017-2018 school years. In January 2018, Sherifat will join the Greater Houston Black Chamber Board of Directors. She has served as the Co-Chair for the Greater Houston Black Chamber 23rd Pinnacle Awards Gala and Vice Chairman for The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Black Heritage Committee from 2014 to 2016.