Neighbors Credit Union strengthens leadership team with 2 new senior vice presidents

ST. LOUIS, MO (May 23, 2022) — Neighbors Credit Union announces the appointment of two new Senior Vice Presidents to its Leadership Team this month.  Paula Anderson joins as the new Senior Vice President – Marketing, and Mike Economon joins as the new Senior Vice President – Information Technology.

“We are thrilled to welcome Paula and Mike to our leadership team and look forward to channeling their individual talent, expertise, and energy,” said Jason Heath, Neighbors Credit Union Chief Operating Officer. “Each brings a proven track record of inspiring change and driving growth in highly competitive industries. Their broad perspectives and skillful expertise will help lead our business, data, and brand evolution, driving value for our more than 45,000 member-owners.”

Anderson joins Neighbors Credit Union from St. Louis-based Together Credit Union where she most recently held the position of Vice President – Strategic Initiatives and Impact.  She brings more than 30 years of expertise in member and product acquisition marketing, branding, corporate communications, strategic partnerships and media planning, as well as corporate strategy and insights. Ms. Anderson currently serves on the Board of Directors for LifeWise STL and is a United Way Volunteer Financial Coach via the Asset Program.  She holds a Master’s in Communications from St. Louis University and a Bachelor’s in Journalism from the University of Missouri – Columbia.

Economon joins the Neighbors Team from St. Louis-based Tech Electronics where he most recently held the position of Customer Experience Officer.  He brings more than 25 years of IT leadership expertise in project management, programming, infrastructure, information security, data analytics and automation roadmaps.  He holds a Master’s in Management and Computer Information Systems from Webster University and a Bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems from Missouri State University.

For more information regarding this announcement, contact Paula Anderson, Sr. Vice President – Marketing at 314-737-6355 or

Paula Anderson


Mike Economon


About Neighbors Credit Union

Neighbors Credit Union serves more than 45,000 members in the St. Louis metro area providing exceptional experiences, personal and business financial solutions, and trusted advice. The Credit Union is recognized by Forbes Magazine as a 2021 Best in State Credit Unions for Missouri, earning the top ranking for Missouri. Founded in 1928 by a group of U.S. Postal workers, Neighbors Credit Union is the region’s sixth largest credit union with more than $500 million in assets and 9 branches serving members throughout the community. The Credit Union is a full-service, independent financial institution, owned and operated by its membership, chartered by the state of Missouri, and federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA)


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