Credit Union of Southern California debutes a new branch in the city of Irvine

CU SoCal opens full-service, public branch on the Allergan Business Campus in Irvine on Von Karman Avenue

ANAHEIM HILLS, CA (January 30, 2018) — On January 25, 2018, Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal), with assistance from the Irvine Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon cutting ceremony to unveil a full-service branch to its Members and the public. The branch, formerly Pacific Community Credit Union (PCCU), was rebranded from the result of a merger that finalized on December 1, 2017. The location, which is close to shops and restaurants, is located on Von Karman Avenue between Michelson and DuPont Drive.

Danielle Spellman, Membership Services Manager of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce formally welcomed CU SoCal to the Irvine community and presented CU SoCal President/CEO, Dave Gunderson a Certificate of Recognition. Mr. Gunderson expressed the credit union’s appreciation and shared CU SoCal’s eagerness to continue its relationship with the Irvine Chamber and its dedication to build better lives in the business and residential communities of Irvine.

Among the attendees at the event were Ken Montgomery, representing the City of Irvine, David Taylor, representing Assemblyman Matthew Harper’s Office, Donovan Higbee, representing Congresswoman Mimi Walter’s Office, and Al Tello from OC Supervisor Todd Spitzer’s Office.  CU SoCal employees and Members from the surrounding community were also in attendance. The branch address is 18600 Von Karman Avenue, Irvine, CA 92612, on the Allergan campus. Branch hours are form 9 a.m.—4:30 p.m., Monday–Friday with dedicated parking for visitors.

About Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal)

Founded in 1954 as Whittier Area Schools Federal Credit Union, CU SoCal has a five-star financial rating from BauerFinancial, a nationally recognized independent bank research firm, and in 2020 was placed in the top 2% of all U.S. credit unions by Today, CU SoCal has more than $1.9 billion in assets and is dedicated to “Build Better Lives Through Exceptional Member Experiences, Every Time,” for more its more than 122,000 Member-owners. Membership is open to those who live, work, worship, or attend school in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, or San Bernardino counties. For more information, visit


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