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Ohio University Credit Union

Athens, Ohio

$349 Million

Contact Information:

Jessica Jarman | 281.719.2138

Ohio University Credit Union

Chief Executive Officer

Position Summary
Ohio University Credit Union has an exceptional opportunity for an experienced executive to become its next Chief Executive Officer. Working in collaboration with the Board of Directors, this individual’s responsibilities will include all aspects of management, including planning, organizing, and implementing the strategic direction of the Credit Union through the annual Operational Plan, as well as the execution and interpretation of the policies established by the Board of Directors. The CEO will be instrumental in carrying out the goals and objectives of the Credit Union, formulating plans, analyzing, and appraising the effectiveness of operations. Candidates must have at least ten years of experience in a financial institution, with a minimum of five years at the senior management level. A bachelor’s degree is required, ideally in business, finance or marketing.

Company Profile
Ohio University Credit Union was founded in 1955 by Dr. Harry B. Crewson, a professor of economics and later President at Ohio University. His dream was to have a place for Ohio University employees to obtain personal loans at reasonable rates. Today, OUCU has grown from a small credit union located on the Ohio University campus, to over 25,000 members and $345 million in assets, with over 5,000 shared branches. OUCU is a not-for-profit cooperative serving members with competitive products, fair pricing, and genuine friendliness. OUCU’s core purpose is to promote members’ financial well-being and quality of life.

Community Profile
Athens, Ohio is located along the Hocking River in southeastern Ohio and is the county seat of Athens County. Home of Ohio University, Athens offers education that is rated in the top 1.8% by the Center for World University Rankings in 2017. Athens has a tremendous amount of recreation and leisure opportunities for all ages and interests, with youth and adult programs offering excellent opportunities for the novices to learn new sports or for the highly skilled players to practice them. There is something for everyone whether it is taking a class, or catching a show at the ARTS/West performing arts space, the adventures await. Athens has a long musical and theatrical tradition that includes local acts and events for touring musicians, performing at Ohio University and the many festivals in and around Athens. 


An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.


You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Jessica Jarman, Vice President at (800) 367-0433, extension 138 or

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