Mission City Federal Credit Union appoints Kamil Sakici as Chief Executive Officer

SANTA CLARA, CA (June 4, 2024) — The Board of Directors of Mission City Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce the appointment selection of Kamil Sakici as the credit union’s new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Sakici will succeed Mr. David Waterman, who is retiring after 12 years of dedicated service.

“We are excited to have Kamil join our team at Mission City as our new CEO,” said Thai Tran, Board Chairperson. “Kamil’s extensive experience building community-focused financial organizations will enable Mission City to continue growing and serving our community. Kamil has demonstrated the ability to balance membership growth with financial performance and organizational development. Our staff and Board of Directors look forward to working with Kamil.”

Kamil holds a Master of Science in Accountancy from DePaul University and a Master of Science in Management from Boston University. Throughout his extensive credit union experience, Kamil has driven and implemented strategies to grow memberships and financial assets in diverse markets across the country, build member-centric organizations built on trust, and promote a culture of knowledge and openness in the credit union staff. In his most recent role at Financial Partners Credit Union, Kamil implemented data-driven deposit strategies that significantly grew deposits. Kamil’s breadth of experience and ability to define and drive strategies will in turn drive continued success for Mission City Credit Union.

“I am excited to serve the Santa Clara community, schools, businesses and residents”, said Kamil, “I look forward to working with the Board members and staff to carry out our common goals”.

The search was completed in partnership with Humanidei. Humanidei brings decades of credit union system experience to the recruiting process, ensuring executive placements that will carry organizations forward in fulfillment of their mission.

Kamil Sakici is the new CEO at Mission City Federal Credit Union.

About Mission City Federal Credit Union

As a credit union originally dedicated to the employees of the City of Santa Clara, Mission City FCU has an established and rich history of serving its members. Since its founding in 1959, the credit union has remained committed to the philosophy of “people helping people” and the belief that dreams do come true. Mission City is a full-service financial cooperative that has expanded its charter to serve all those who live, work, worship, and attend school in the City of Santa Clara. Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, this credit union sits in the heart of Silicon Valley and offers access to an incredibly diverse community. Widely recognized as one of the best places to live in California, this community is a wonderful place to call home. Mission City FCU is dedicated to Santa Clara. We believe in the people and future of Santa Clara and are proud to provide quality financial services with a personal touch that improves the financial well-being of our members.


Mission City FCU
1391 Franklin Street
Santa Clara, CA 95050

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