Foothill Federal Credit Union announces new President/Chief Executive Officer

LAKEWOOD, CO (May 25, 2021) — Foothill Federal Credit Union is happy to announce that after an extensive nationwide search, they have selected Michael Terzian as their new President/Chief Executive Officer.

“Making sure we had the right fit for our credit union was the number one priority while looking for a new CEO. We feel that Mike is a great fit for Foothill, and we are excited to begin working with him as our leader,” said Scott Petterson, Board Chairperson.

Terzian comes to Foothill from Partners Federal Credit Union, where he has worked since 2010. Starting off as the Vice President of Marketing, he worked his way up to become the Interim Co-CEO. At Partners, Terzian was responsible for the oversight of marketing and business development efforts, data analytics, branch networks, contact call centers, and wealth management. Terzian was also responsible for the coordination and leadership of nine senior leaders that have teams across three major cities in both Florida and California. Terzian possesses a bachelor’s degree in Rhetoric and Communication from The University of California, Davis and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. With over ten years of experience in credit unions and 20 years in financial services and marketing, Michael is a great addition to Foothill Federal Credit Union and both Mike and the Board of Directors are looking forward to their future working together.

When asked to comment on this opportunity Mike said, “I am incredibly excited to begin working at Foothill as their new CEO. Brian Hall has done a fantastic job and I am ready and willing to try and fill the big shoes he’s leaving behind.”

About Foothill Federal Credit Union

Founded in 1958, is a full-service credit union, that serves nearly 29,300 members with assets over $660 million in the San Gabriel Valley. Foothill Credit Union serves the Foothill Communities, specializing in accounts related to several local school districts, hospitals, and small businesses. In addition to these core groups, Foothill Credit Union serves over 280 other Employer Groups within the San Gabriel Valley. Foothill Credit Union lives up to its mission statement which is to exist to improve members’ financial well-being by providing an exceptional member experience and excellent financial products and services. For more information visit


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