Golden 1 Credit Union announces new service operations, security, and technology leadership team

SACRAMENTO, CA (March 22, 2018) — Golden 1 Credit Union (Golden 1) has announced the promotion of three leaders to new executive positions. Tom Genessy was promoted to Executive Vice President – Service Operations, Security, and Technology; Chad Carrington is the new Senior Vice President – Security, Technology Infrastructure, and Facilities; and Kathy Flynn is now the Senior Vice President – Service Operations.

“As a member-focused organization, we place the highest value on exceeding expectations.  These leaders will help ensure Golden 1 continues to be a trusted financial partner for hard-working Californians, helping them live their best financial lives,” said Donna Bland, President and CEO.

Genessy, Carrington, and Flynn have a long history of service to Golden 1. Genessy joined the credit union nearly 13 years ago and most recently served as the Senior Vice President – Chief Operations Officer. Throughout his tenure, Genessy has been dedicated to Golden 1 members and employees, and our commitment to security, safety, and operations. Carrington joined Golden 1 in 2008 and, until his promotion, served as Vice President of Information Technology. His vast knowledge of technology helps ensure members can rely upon Golden 1 for financial strength and security.  Flynn has served as Vice President, Account Services since 2014. She exemplifies Golden 1’s mission to deliver financial solutions with value, convenience, and exceptional service to members.

“At Golden 1, Stronger Together is more than a motto. We truly believe that together, we can accomplish a lot more than any one of us can alone. Our entire leadership team is committed to building a brighter future for our members and helping more Californians achieve their financial goals,” said Bland.

Chad Carrington

Kathy Flynn

Tom Genessy

About Golden 1 Credit Union

With more than $20 billion in assets, Golden 1 Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in the United States, providing easy access to the financial solutions, resources, and support their members and communities need to improve their well-being. Golden 1 is committed to creating a more equitable and financially inclusive California and proudly serves all those who live or work there. Golden 1 is more than 1.1 million members strong and has over 2,100 employees. Visit for more information.


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