Golden 1 Hires New Vice President of Financial Services

SACRAMENTO, Calif., October 10, 2012 — The Golden 1 Credit Union announced that Peter W. Snyder has been named Vice President of Financial Services. In this role, he will lead the credit union’s Investment and Insurance Services Departments. Snyder is returning to the credit union; he led the Golden 1 Financial Services team as Vice President and COO from 1989 to 1997.

“We are excited to welcome Pete back to the Golden 1 team,” said Donna A. Bland, Golden 1’s President and CEO. “His extensive experience and familiarity with Golden 1 products and services make him a great match for Golden 1’s Financial Services Division.”

Snyder has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Previously, he was the COO at Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union, and later served as President and CEO of Snyder Consulting Solutions, LLC. Snyder holds a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University, Fresno.

“I am pleased to return to Golden 1, and I am ready for this new challenge,” said Snyder. “This is a wonderful opportunity, as Golden 1 is an organization that is deeply committed to providing products and services that benefit its members—and giving back to the communities it serves.”

The Golden 1 Credit Union is California’s leading credit union, with 83 branches, $7.9 billion in assets and more than 620,000 members. For more information, please visit

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