Golden 1 Credit Union welcomes Jay Tkachuk to new executive position

Chief Digital Officer will help further digital transformation

SACRAMENTO, CA (October 19, 2022)

Golden 1 Credit Union (Golden 1) is pleased to expand its leadership team with the addition of Jay Tkachuk as its first Senior Vice President, Chief Digital Officer. As Golden 1 continues to drive member engagement through digital services, the addition of Tkachuk to the executive staff will further support the credit union’s commitment to its statewide membership. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Jay to our executive leadership team as we continue to transform our digital delivery strategies to enhance services for our members in a meaningful way,” said Donna Bland, President and CEO of Golden 1 Credit Union. “Jay, along with our Digital Experience team, will play a crucial role in the continuing evolution and expansion of Golden 1.”

Tkachuk, who was recruited through a nationwide search, brings more than 14 years of experience leading digital strategy, user experience and innovation in financial services. Prior to joining Golden 1, Tkachuk was Senior Vice President of Digital Services at Security Service Federal Credit Union in Texas. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Texas McCombs School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin.

About Golden 1 Credit Union

With more than $20 billion in assets, Golden 1 Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in the United States, providing easy access to the financial solutions, resources, and support their members and communities need to improve their well-being. Golden 1 is committed to creating a more equitable and financially inclusive California and proudly serves all those who live or work there. Golden 1 is more than 1.1 million members strong and has over 2,100 employees. Visit for more information.


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