PAHO/WHO Federal Credit Union CFO, Derek Fuzzell, joins Vizo Financial Board

WASHINGTON, DC (July 14, 2022) — PAHO Federal Credit Union Chief Financial & Strategy Officer Derek A. Fuzzell has joined the Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union Board of Directors. Vizo Financial serves as a credit union for credit unions providing financial services, payment processing, investment services, and other services to its member credit unions.

The announcement was made at the Vizo Financial’s Annual Meeting held virtually on June 15, 2022. No election was held this year as the Corporate received three nominations to fill the three vacant Board seats. Fuzzell, Jeff Chelius, Riverfront FCU, Wyomissing, Pa. and Scott Woods, South Carolina FCU, North Charleston, S.C. were approved during the meeting and will serve three-year terms.

“We believe in supporting volunteer efforts to help members live better, healthier financial lives,” said Miguel Boluda, Jr., CEO of PAHO/WHO FCU. “This is an exciting achievement for Derek and PAHO/WHO FCU, which highlights the wonderful talent that we have throughout our organization and the commitment we all demonstrate to give back by being actively involved in our local and professional communities.”

At Vizo Financial’s Board of Directors’ reorganization meeting, the following officers were appointed: chair, Scott Woods, president/CEO of South Carolina FCU, North Charleston, S.C.; vice chair, Jeff Chelius, CFO of Riverfront FCU, Wyomissing, Pa.; treasurer, Daniel Berry, CEO of Duke University FCU, Durham, N.C.; and secretary, Genice DeCorte, CEO of HealthShare Credit Union, Greensboro, N.C.

In addition, the board appointed Sue DeStephano, president/CEO of First Capital FCU, York, Pa. and Brian Hedgepeth, president/CEO of Bronco FCU, Franklin, Va. to serve as non-voting associate directors as part of a new program to provide a greater opportunity for diverse representation at the governance level. Committee appointments included the following: Supervisory Committee: Richard C. Burtnett, Belco Community CU, Harrisburg, Pa.; Michal Parker, Secured Advantage FCU, Simpsonville, S.C.; and Amy Lichwa, Norwin Teachers FCU, North Huntingdon, Pa.

Derek Fuzzell

About PAHO/WHO Federal Credit Union

PAHO/WHO Federal Credit Union ( has for over 70 years proudly served the global health community by helping members live better, healthier financial lives. With assets of over $290 million and serving 7,500 members, the Credit Union strives to live the values of integrity, respect, and solidarity every day while serving members of the global health community.

Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union ( is a state-chartered corporate credit union that serves CUSOs, leagues, chapters and more than 1,200 credit unions in the U.S. and Canada. Vizo Financial provides money management, payments, core processing and education solutions


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