TFCU promotes Christopher J. Meyers to Executive Vice President/ Chief Operating Officer
HAUPPAUGE, NY (October 25, 2018) — Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU), one of the largest credit unions in the United States, announced the promotion of Christopher J. Meyers to Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, (EVP/COO). Mr. Meyers succeeds Thomas Fallon who recently retired from TFCU following 29 years as EVP/COO.
Mr. Meyers joined TFCU in 1994 as Vice President of Accounting. In his new role, he is responsible for Financial, Information Systems/Technology, Enterprise Risk Management, Credit Operations and Human Resource/Training divisions of TFCU, as well as help to map the strategic vision for the growth of the credit union across New York State and beyond.
“Mr. Meyers receives this well-deserved promotion after serving more than 24 years with TFCU. During this time, he has steadily shown his leadership and taken on important responsibilities. He is focused on the growth and future of TFCU and supporting our members,” said Robert G. Allen, CEO/President of TFCU.
During his career with TFCU, Mr. Meyers has been responsible for the credit union’s IT Department, Compliance, Security, Business Continuity, Fraud and Investment areas. He has previously served as Senior Vice President-Accounting/Information Systems in 1996 and as Senior Vice President Finance/Chief Financial Officer beginning in 2008. Prior to joining TFCU, he was associated with IBM Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union, Chase Manhattan, and was an Adjunct Instructor at Ulster and Dutchess Community Colleges. His undergraduate and graduate degrees were obtained at Siena and Dowling Colleges.
“Supporting and playing and important part in the expansion of TFCU has been personally fulfilling and has allowed me to work in many areas of the credit union’s operations. As Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, I will be focusing my efforts on ensuring that our members receive the services, technology and support that they need and to work with management and staff to prepare as well as plan the strategic growth of the credit union in terms of members and the geographic regions that we serve,” said Mr. Meyers.
For more information about Teachers Federal Credit Union products and services, please call (631) 698-7000 or visit www.teachersfcu.org.
TFCU’s New Executive VP-COO Christopher J. Meyer
About Teachers Federal Credit Union (NY)
Teachers Federal Credit Union (Teachers) is one of the country’s largest credit unions with $8.8 billion in assets and more than 375,000 members across all 50 states. Founded on Long Island in 1952, Teachers is a full-service, not-for-profit financial institution that provides members with 32 full-service branches throughout Long Island, Queens and Manhattan, as well as access to services at more than 5,000 shared service centers located across the country. Over the years and through various partnerships, Teachers has been proud of its role as a key supporter of the communities it serves. Teachers offers a range of member-focused products with competitive rates and low fees that started as a smart solution for teachers - now smart for all. For more information visit www.teachersfcu.org.