First Tech Federal Credit Union announced the appointment of Gregory Mitchell as its new president/CEO, effective immediately. Mitchell previously served as CEO of Irvine, Calif.-based First PacTrust Bancorp and PacTrust Bank.
Gregory Mitchell, former CEO of First PacTrust Bancorp and PacTrust Bank, succeeds Benson Porter, now CEO at BECU.
Moscow resident said to have 28,000 BECU credit card numbers after cyber attacks on Priceline, Amazon and eBay.
BECU’s member account lockouts once caused frustrations and numerous dial-ins to the credit union’s call center.
BECU is stirring up competition among local high school students with a new pilot program: an educational app that contains three financial literacy games.
A common thread among this year’s CUNA Diamond Award Winners has been their ability to dig deep to identify and address challenges unique to their organizations.
Outgoing BECU President/CEO Gary Oakland said he might be interested in a spot on the NCUA Board.
Retirements, promotions in and around credit unions in the year now past.
Benson Porter said the chance to return to his native Seattle was a major factor in his decision to leave First Tech.
Seattle CU sees 65% jump in loan applications.