Security Service Federal Credit Union promotes Martin to Chief Financial Officer

SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 7, 2015) — Security Service Federal Credit Union recently announced the promotion of Thomas Martin to executive vice president, chief financial officer (CFO). Martin, a retired U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander, previously served as executive vice president of planning and performance. In his new role of chief financial officer, Martin will oversee accounting and finance, enterprise performance management, corporate strategic planning and human resources.

“This is a unique role in which Tom’s vast knowledge of strategic planning and performance will be combined with his extensive experience in finance,” said Jim Laffoon, president and chief executive officer for Security Service. “Tom is well positioned for this role and his strong leadership skills will help the credit union reach its current and future goals.”

Prior to joining Security Service in 2013, Martin served as the president and CEO of AEA Federal Credit Union in Yuma, AZ.

“To be entrusted with this role at such a dynamic organization as Security Service is an honor,” said Martin. “I look forward to working with others across the institution to advance the credit union’s mission and build on its successes.”

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Martin holds a Bachelor of Science in computer science from the University of Idaho and an MBA in finance from Western International University. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 22 years where he served as a surface warfare officer. Martin currently sits on the National Association of Federal Credit Unions Board Share Insurance Committee.

About Security Service Federal Credit Union

Security Service Federal Credit Union offers competitive, affordable financial products and services designed to meet the needs of its members. Security Service is an industry-leading financial institution with locations in Texas, Colorado and Utah. The credit union is among the top credit unions in the nation. Security Service strives to be America’s best credit union by enriching the lives of its members with beneficial financial solutions and a lifetime of service excellence. Learn more at or call 1-800-52-SSFCU.


James Keith

Assistant Vice President | Corporate Communications

Security Service Federal Credit Union

15000 W Interstate 10 | San Antonio, TX 78249

O: 210.319.2878

C: 210.842.9747



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