Premier Members Credit Union Names New Chief Financial Officer

Mark Wiete hired to oversee Premier Members’ finance and accounting division

Boulder, Colo. (March 3, 2015) — Premier Members Federal Credit Union named Mark Wiete as its new chief financial officer on March 2.

Wiete has more than 35 years of financial services experience with financial institutions across the country, performing as Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and as Controller for banks with asset sizes between $550 million and $16 billion. Throughout Wiete’s career, he has held leadership positions in finance, accounting, technology, retail delivery and marketing.  Wiete also managed retail bank functions for several large organizations. His most recent employment includes serving as Chief Financial Officer for Desert Schools Federal Credit Union, a $3.8 Billion institution located in Phoenix, Ariz., a position he has held for five years.

Wiete has his Bachelor of Science in Finance and a Masters of Business Administration from Xavier University.

“We are very excited to have Mark on board with us,” said Premier Members Chief Executive Officer, Carlos Pacheco. “Mark has demonstrated leadership in a number of distinguished organizations, including several large financial institutions. His financial expertise and leadership will be a positive asset to Premier Members.”

About Premier Members: Premier Members Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, federally chartered credit union dedicated to providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses in Boulder, Colo., and the Denver metro area. With more than 40,000 members, approximately $455 million in assets and 11 full-service retail branch locations, Premier Members has grown to become a leader in the credit-union industry. Premier Members takes pride in giving back to the communities they serve, supporting a wide variety of activities and fund-raising events for charitable organizations like the Emergency Family Assistance Foundation, United Way, Junior Achievement and many more. To learn more, visit pmfcu.org.

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