Ocean Financial Federal Credit Union Announces New President/Chief Executive Officer
OCEANSIDE, NY – (May 2019) Ocean Financial Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the selection of Joseph Tedesco as the credit union’s new President/Chief Executive Officer.
“The Board of Directors is excited to welcome Joseph to Ocean Financial. His extensive experience in the financial services industry and demonstrated success will be instrumental in continuing Ocean Financial’s commitment to the banking needs of the Catholic community.”
Tedesco joins Ocean Financial from Key Bank of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he served as SVP, Retail Regional Leader for the last nine years. In this role, Tedesco successfully led and expanded the bank’s Atlantic Region across Pennsylvania, New York, and Connecticut, achieving strategic growth and implementing initiatives such as Key’s Leadership Development program. Tedesco was also the 2018 recipient of the CEO Team Award. Prior to his time at Key Bank, Tedesco served as SVP, Wealth & Retail Regional Director for United Commercial Bank and Southeastern General Manager – Mortgage Group for Wachovia. Tedesco holds a Bachelor of Science from Kutztown University in Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
When asked about his new position, Joseph stated, “The President/CEO position at Ocean Financial Federal Credit Union represents a significant opportunity for me, both in my career in financial services, but also as an opportunity to serve Ocean Financial’s members. I am looking forward to continuing the organization’s impressive legacy and reputation for member service.”
About Ocean Financial Federal Credit Union
Ocean Financial Federal Credit Union was formed in 1969 by a group of Father Joseph O’Connell Knights of Columbus members looking to provide financial services to Brother Knights and their families. Over the years, the credit union has evolved in name and in field of membership, while maintaining ties to their Catholic roots. Today, Ocean Financial has grown to over $304 million in assets, serving members of the Knights of Columbus in New York State, the Diocese of Rockville Centre, and any Catholic interested in the credit union. Inspired by their Catholic values, Ocean Financial provides exceptional products and services to the Catholic community. The credit union takes pride in having Catholic values you can bank on. Ocean Financial promotes these values through the entire organization, down to the logo.” To learn more, visit https://www.oceanfinancial.org/.