Press Release April 26, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
1st Financial Federal Credit Union Elects Volunteer Board Members
April 26, 2013 - The members of 1st Financial Federal Credit Union, located in Wentzville, St. Charles, Hazelwood, and downtown St. Louis, Missouri have elected two new volunteers to the 1st Financial Board of Directors.
"The 1st Financial Federal Credit Union Board of Directors is happy to welcome our newest board members Victoria Reed and Dion Nehemiah", stated Jim Combs, current Chairperson to the Board of Directors. He went on to say "Victoria, who has been serving on the 1st Financial Supervisory Committee, brings with her an extensive background in accounting. Dion, as the newest member, brings with him many years of experience in business. We are very excited to welcome both to our team."
Victoria Reed comes to the 1st Financial Board of Directors as a member of 15 years and an employee of the City Of St. Louis as an accountant. She has an MBA from Lindenwood University and volunteers her time with the Boys and Girls Club of America.
Dion Nehemiah has been a member of 1st Financial since 1998 and is currently employed as a Supply Chain Manager with The Boeing Company. He has a long employment history with The Boeing Company of 21 years, as well as many degrees and certifications from Webster University, Faulkner University, St. Louis University John Cook School of Business, and the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
The Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee of 1st Financial are made up of dedicated members who volunteer their time, expertise, and energy to establishing the direction and policies of the credit union. Each year the membership elects the volunteers who make a difference.
For more information on 1st Financial Federal Credit Union and the credit union difference, please visit www.TheBetterWayToBank.org or call (636) 916-8300.About 1st Financial Federal Credit Union
Like all credit unions, 1st Financial is a member-owned, financial cooperative. 1st Financial Federal Credit Union was chartered on September 3, 1968 as District 837 Credit Union by the International Association of Machinist members employed by McDonnell Douglas. Today, with over 33,000 members and nearly $215 million in assets, 1st Financial is a St. Louis metro area financial institution dedicated to helping members achieve their financial dreams. For over 45 years 1st Financial has provided members with a full line of dependable financial products and services which returns profits to the members in the form of lower rates on loans and higher savings yields. The cooperative nature of credit unions enables 1st Financial to provide products and services at very reasonable rates.
1st Financial Federal Credit Union serves those who live, work, worship, attend school, or regularly conduct business in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, and St. Charles County, Missouri and a wide array of companies throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area. 1st Financial is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial organization committed to providing quality services to the membership while demonstrating safe and sound business practices. Deposits are federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), an agency of the U.S. Government.
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