Democracy Federal Credit Union names new Vice President of Delivery Channels
ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 16, 2019) — Democracy Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the selection of Mario Mejia as the credit union’s new Vice President of Delivery Channels.
“The Vice President of Delivery Channels position is a challenging yet vital one and we are thrilled to welcome Mario to the credit union and excited to see what he brings to the role.” said Ken Cahoon, President & CEO.
Mejia comes to Democracy Federal Credit Union from HUD Federal Credit Union in Washington, DC where he held the role of Vice President of Member Experience and Operations Officer. Prior to his time at HUD Federal Credit Union he worked at Interior Federal Credit Union in Washington, DC in the role of Senior Sales and Service Director for five years. Mejia began his financial services career with BB&T where he worked his way up from a Branch Manager to Assistant Vice President between 2006 and 2013. Mejia is working towards his Masters in Business Administration at Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah.
When asked about his new position, Mario stated, “I am very excited about the opportunity to join Democracy Federal Credit Union and work with the fantastic team there. I am eager to get started and begin serving the membership.”
About Democracy Federal Credit Union
Democracy Federal Credit Union, established in 1936 to serve the employees of the Social Security Board in Washington, D.C. After mergers, name changes, charter expansions, and years of incredible growth, what was once Social Security Employees Federal Credit Union is now proudly Democracy Federal Credit Union. Since its date of inception until the early 1970s, Democracy FCU had under $10 million in total assets but has since skyrocketed to over $149 million with more than 14,000 members. Today, Democracy FCU promotes member education, credit union advocacy, and diversity. Membership is now open to many government agencies as well as those who live, work, worship, attends school, or does business in Washington D.C., and most areas in Maryland and Virginia within the beltway. Democracy FCU strives to serve their members by helping them achieve their financial goals through offering competitive interest rates and affordable services. To learn more, visit https://democracyfcu.org/.