Pen Air welcomes Charles Blackwell, SVP Chief Risk Officer

PENSACOLA, FL (June 2, 2022) — Pen Air Federal Credit Union (Pen Air) is pleased to announce Charles Blackwell as the Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer.

Blackwell is a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) with over 19 years of banking experience. In this position, he will oversee the Risk Management, Credit Resolution and Lending service lines in addition to acting as the liaison for regulatory bodies such as the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and League of Southeastern Credit Union (LSCU). Blackwell holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Master of Science in Finance from the Louisiana State University (LSU).

“Pen Air’s mission of enhancing lives through exceptional service, strength and financial solutions creates the opportunity for deep impact both for the community and our members,” says Blackwell. “This is an amazing period of growth for Pen Air as well as our service area. I am honored to play a small part in that prosperity.”


About Pen Air Federal Credit Union

Since 1936 PenAir Credit Union has been the catalyst where community, resources, and impact come together and produce a powerful force for good. With more than $2.8 billion in assets, our purpose is to enhance the lives of those we serve, from Mobile, Alabama, to Tallahassee, Florida. Visit to learn more.


Mallory Wilson
Communications and PR Specialist
1495 E. Nine Mile Road
Pensacola, FL 32514
850.505.3200 x 7775

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