OnPath Federal Credit Union
President/Chief Executive Officer
OnPath Federal Credit Union, the new name of ASI Federal Credit Union effective October 2019, is in search of a President/CEO to guide this 58-year old financial institution’s future growth in the greater New Orleans area. The credit union serves a diverse membership as a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and Community Development Credit Union (CDCU). The ideal candidate should be strategic and innovative, with a proven track record of leadership. OnPath FCU is seeking a leader to promote its mission “to be financial advocates for our members and the communities we serve” in pursuit of a vision of “improved quality of life through financial empowerment.” The incoming executive should have a working knowledge of all significant aspects of credit unions, as well as all regulations that apply to federally chartered credit unions. He/she will collaborate with the Board of Directors and the executive staff to ensure the credit union remains financially sound and achieves its strategic initiatives. He/she must possess strength in problem solving and team building, coupled with effective verbal and written communications skills and the ability to promote the credit union’s brand within the community. Candidates must have at least five years of senior level credit union management experience. A bachelor’s degree in business administration with a minimum of 18 hours in accounting, or a related degree, such as finance, with 18 hours of accounting is desirable.
Founded in 1961 on the grounds of Avondale Shipyards, Inc., ASI Federal Credit Union was established to serve blue collar workers. Today, OnPath FCU’s membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, or attends school in the greater New Orleans area, as well as in 11 other nearby cities, or employees of one of their 600+ SEG program businesses, or their relatives. OnPath has grown to include over 62,000 members and has had more than $1.2 billion in total lending impact across Southeast Louisiana. OnPath has eleven branches in four parishes, and it offers a broad range of loans to its members, including residential mortgage, business, direct and indirect auto, Visa credit cards and unsecured loans. To learn more, visit https://asifcu.org/
New Orleans, Louisiana is known worldwide for its unique culture and way of life. It celebrates its round-the-clock nightlife, vibrant live music scene and award-winning cuisine, while also valuing community and family. The greater New Orleans area is home to nearly 1.3 million people, who live in neighborhoods both old and new. They work in many different industries, such as trade and transportation, tourism and hospitality, manufacturing, health care and a growing professional and technical services sector. Residents and visitors come together throughout the year at New Orleans’ many festivals and events that display its multicultural heritage, including Mardi Gras, the Jazz & Heritage Festival and French Quarter Festival. The historic French Quarter, where it all began three centuries ago, is a great place to sample Creole and Cajun cuisine, enjoy delicious items like gumbo or beignets, and take a stroll to one of its historic houses or museums. Picturesque Jackson Square sits in front of the iconic St. Louis Cathedral and offers a charming and intimate French Quarter view. Beyond the French Quarter, New Orleans offers the excitement of professional football and basketball, as well as easy access to amazing outdoor recreation, including boating, fishing, biking and even swamp tours. There is always something to see and do in New Orleans!
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Sarah Hilton, Vice President at (800) 367-0433, extension 133 or [email protected].