Frederick B. Thomas, enterprise process manager for Ford Motor Credit Company (Ford Credit) (NYSE: F), will be installed as the new national president of the Urban Financial Services Coalition (UFSC), formerly the National Association of Urban Bankers (NAUB), during the organization's annual conference to be held in San Francisco May 26. As national president for the 2000-2001 term, he will work with the organization's leadership team as an advocate for national and local initiatives.