Credit Union West announces new VP of Administration
GLENDALE, AZ (February 10, 2023) — Credit Union West, a member-owned and Arizona based financial institution, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jaime Burt to the position of Vice President of Administration on January 10, 2023.
Burt joined Credit Union West as a Member Service Officer in 2004. She was the recipient of the Credit Union West Chairman’s Award of Service Excellence twice; once in 2007 and again in 2016. Burt has served nearly two decades at the $1.1 billion credit union with a passion to serve.
“Jaime exemplifies the truest attributes of a servant leader with a willingness to help in any capacity to serve the needs of our employees and members,” said Vice President, Chief People Officer, Cheryl Brown. “Under her leadership, Jaime has transformed the Administration department and has earned an outstanding reputation as a supportive and motivational leader.”
Gifted in organization and operational support, Jaime was named Director of Administration in 2019. She was responsible for all facets of administration and managed the crucial support of the organization’s senior leadership and Board of Directors. Now, as Vice President, Jaime will be instrumental in the organization’s growth strategies, project management, and People and Culture initiatives.
“One of my biggest joys as a leader is being able to support and mentor the future leaders of Credit Union West,” Burt said. “When I started with the credit union over 18 years ago, I never imagined I would be here. I am grateful to my mentor who helped me develop my skillset and I am honored by this leadership team for recognizing my contribution with this promotion.”
About Credit Union West
The Credit Union West tradition had the honor of beginning in 1951 as Luke Federal Credit Union. Originally located on Luke Air Force Base, the organization’s mission was to enhance the lives of military members and their families through being a trusted provider of financial services. Today, Credit Union West embraces the same commitment to the military and now has expanded to include all who live, work or worship in Maricopa, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai, Yuma, Mohave, Coconino, Cochise, Navajo, Apache and Gila counties. Credit Union West serves over 80,000 members with more than $1 billion in assets. The credit union’s core principles have guided its decisions, which in turn has ensured integrity and trusted member service. Federally insured by the NCUA. Learn more at www.cuwest.org.
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