Hawaii State FCU appoints Jessica Baricaua and Loren Nakaoka to new positions

HONOLULU, HI (September 29, 2021)Hawaii State Federal Credit Union (Hawaii State FCU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jessica Baricaua as vice president, retail division coordinator and main branch manager, and Loren Nakaoka as vice president and regional manager, West Oahu.

“The appointments of Jessica and Loren come at a pivotal time for Hawaii State FCU as we plan to open several new branches and begin renovation on our new headquarters,” said Andrew Rosen, president and CEO of Hawaii State FCU. “Their wealth of experience, combined with their dedication to providing exceptional customer service, will be of great value to our members as our credit union continues to grow.”

Jessica Baricauavice president, retail division coordinator and main branch manager

A Hawaii State FCU team member for more than seven years, Baricaua was previously the regional manager, West Oahu. In her new role, she will be responsible for directing and administering the operational efforts of the Main Branch, planning and coordination of division-wide initiatives and will train, direct, and supervise personnel in the credit union’s management training program. Baricaua began her career as a loan offer at Kamehameha Federal Credit Union and held several positions at Hawaiian Electric Credit Union and HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union, prior to joining Hawaii State FCU.

Loren Nakaokavice president and regional manager, West Oahu

In his new role, Nakaoka will be responsible for managing resources and staff, developing and attaining sales goals, delivering exceptional customer service, and growing revenues for Hawaii State FCU’s West Oahu region.  He previously served as regional manager, East Oahu and Maui. Nakaoka has 24 years of credit union experience working at various institutions, and began his career at Hawaii State FCU more than 15 years ago as a branch manager. He is a graduate of the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

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Jessica Baricaua

Loren Nakaoka

About Hawaii State Federal Credit Union

Hawaii State Federal Credit Union (Hawaii State FCU) was founded in 1936. Serving state, city and county employees as well as non-profits and select businesses and their families across the state, Hawaii State FCU has more than 120,000 members and $2.3 billion in assets. Hawaii State FCU provides financial advising, checking, savings and loan services on Oahu and Maui. For more information, visit


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