David Van Rossum Named As Service Credit Union President/CEO
PORTSMOUTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE–(August 2016) Appointed as Interim President/CEO in February of this year, David Van Rossum has been formally announced as the credit union’s President/CEO.
“As a demonstrated strategic executive leader, we have seen firsthand how capable and qualified David Van Rossum is to take on the pivotal role of President/CEO. I know I can speak for the entire Board of Directors when I say that the future of the credit union and the needs of our members are in good hands with David as our CEO,” said David Hanchett, Chairperson of the Board of Directors.
As Chief Administration Officer at Service Credit Union (Service), David Van Rossum operated as a liaison between the credit union and the areas it served, cultivating meaningful relationships throughout the community. When appointed as Interim President/CEO in February, David eagerly and eloquently took on the crucial yet demanding role, overseeing all affairs of the credit union with $2.9 billion in assets, over 50 locations and more than 225,000 members. David was hired in 2015 as Service’s CAO and President/CEO of four related Credit Union Service Organizations, but his involvement with the credit union began prior to these roles. David sat on the credit union’s Board of Directors for 24 years as a member and past Chairman. Prior to his time at Service, David held executive positions in the telecommunications, computer hardware, aerospace, and consumer electronics industries.
David Van Rossum has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of New Hampshire and obtained his Masters of Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University.
When asked about his recent promotion, David Van Rossum stated, “I am honored and humbled to be given this opportunity. I have cherished the time I have spent at Service and look forward to what the future brings.”
About Service Credit Union
Service Credit Union is a full service financial institution with more than 225,000 members worldwide, offering a wide range of financial products to its members. With 54 branches including two staffed 24/7 contact centers, Service Credit Union serves anyone who lives or works in New Hampshire, 4 towns in Cape Cod, MA., and all branches of the U.S. Military and Department of Defense employees and their families. With over $2.9 billion in assets, Service Credit Union has 34 branches in New Hampshire, one in Massachusetts, one in North Dakota, 16 branches on U.S. military bases in Germany and online and mobile banking services.