Tanya Romero-Sturgeon promoted to President/CEO of Guadalupe Credit Union

SANTA FE, NM (October 16, 2023) — Guadalupe Credit Union (GCU) is thrilled to announce the promotion of Tanya Romero-Sturgeon to President/CEO. As she takes the helm, Tanya is set to build upon the foundation laid by her predecessor, Winona Nava. Tanya’s proven leadership skills and unwavering commitment to GCU’s mission make this a seamless transition at a pivotal time for the credit union.

Tanya’s journey at GCU started 21 years ago as a Member Service Representative. Her passion for service and knack for leadership have seen her advance through various roles, including Branch Operations Manager, and Chief Operations Officer/SVP.

“In an era marked by rapid changes in the financial industry, Tanya’s comprehensive understanding of our operations and her devotion to our members make her the ideal choice to lead us forward,” said Linda Medina, GCU’s Board Chair.

“I am truly honored to serve as the next President/CEO of Guadalupe Credit Union,” said Tanya Romero-Sturgeon. “With the support of our amazing team, we will continue to innovate and create new opportunities for our members to achieve financial wellness.”

Tanya’s vision includes not just enhancing financial products, but also a strong commitment to community engagement, aligning perfectly with GCU’s tradition of providing financial education and empowerment.

Tanya Romero-Sturgeon

About Guadalupe Credit Union

Member-owned and not-for-profit Guadalupe Credit Union is a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that has served Northern New Mexico since 1948. Anyone who lives or works in Santa Fe, San Miguel, Río Arriba, Mora, Torrance, Colfax or Taos counties is invited to join. GCU is an equal opportunity lender and is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration.


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