Apple Federal Credit Union announces new Chief People Officer
FAIRFAX, VA (August 13, 2019) — The $2.9 billion Apple Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the selection of Sharon Camper as the credit union’s new Chief People Officer.
“Sharon’s experience and leadership skills make her an ideal fit for the Chief People Officer position at Apple Federal Credit Union. We are very pleased to welcome her onboard and excited to see how the function will develop under her guidance,” said President and CEO, Andrew Grimm.
Camper has a diverse Human Resources career spanning more than twenty years. She began working within the credit union industry in 2005 when she joined State Department Federal Credit Union in Alexandria, Virginia, in the role of Managing Director of Human Resources and Administration, a role which she has held for the past 14 years. Prior to her time with State Department Federal Credit Union, Camper worked for Discovery Communications and Hecht’s Company. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Potomac College, in Washington, D.C., and a Master of Science in Organizational Development and Strategic Human Resources from John Hopkins University, in Baltimore, Maryland.
Camper said about her new role, “I am thrilled to have been given the opportunity to join the team at Apple Federal Credit Union, a progressive credit union dedicated to serving the membership and developing its employees. The culture, management, and employee centered practice are second to none at Apple Federal Credit Union.”
About Apple Federal Credit Union
Since 1956, Apple Federal Credit Union has been a not-for-profit, member-owned financial services cooperative, when a group of Fairfax County Public School system educators came together to assist a colleague in purchasing a set of car tires. Apple Federal Credit Union has expanded to a membership of more than 213,000 and assets surpassing $2.9 Billion with 21 branches across Northern Virginia. It offers a wide variety of quality products, including free online and mobile banking, the full range of
individual and commercial banking services, and access to more than 53,000 ATMs nationwide. Member trust is Apple’s number one priority along with their vision of improving members’ lives and fulfilling their dreams. Apple’s personalized service and financial solutions, competitive rates, and products allow members to truly experience the credit union difference. One of the keys to Apple Federal Credit Union’s success has been its people and workplace culture. As an award-winning workplace, Apple is a 2017 and 2018 Virginia Business Best Places to work, and 2017 and 2018 winner of the prestigious ATD BEST Award that recognizes organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success through their talent development practices.