Xplore Federal Credit Union Announces New President/Chief Executive Officer
METAIRIE, LOUISIANA – (February, 2017) Rafael Rondon has been named the new Chief Executive Officer of Xplore Federal Credit Union (Xplore).
“Rafael is an experienced credit union executive with the background we were looking for in our next chief executive officer. His sales and operations experience will be integral to our continued growth and service of our field of membership. We are confident he will bring a bright and prosperous future to Xplore Federal Credit Union as CEO,” said Neil Johnston, Chairperson of the Board of Directors.
Rafael comes to Xplore from Dade County Federal Credit Union in Miami, Florida. Most recently he served there as Vice President of Sales and Operations and prior to that as Director of Sales and Operations. Before his time with Dade County Federal Credit Union, Rafael invested eight years with Wells Fargo Bank, initially serving as Branch Manager, then Regional Supervisor and eventually Market Support Consultant. Rafael holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Florida International University and a Master of Business Administration from Nova Southeastern University.
When asked about his new position at Xplore Federal Credit Union, Rafael stated, “It is an honor to accept the role of Chief Executive Officer of Xplore Federal Credit Union. The credit union has a great opportunity for success and I am looking forward to leading its continued growth and development.”
About Xplore Federal Credit Union
In 1947, Xplore Federal Credit Union was chartered to provide financial services to the Shell Oil Company employees in New Orleans. The credit union became a community credit union in 2007 and now offers membership to anyone living, working, worshipping or attending school in Orleans or Jefferson Parishes. The credit union changed its name to Xplore Federal Credit Union in 2013. Today, Xplore has over $150 million in assets and offers many products and services to nearly 10,000 members. It is one of the largest credit unions in the New Orleans area, and has three locations to serve its members.