Whitefish Credit Union announces new Chief Financial Officer
WHITEFISH, MT (May 11, 2021) — Whitefish Credit Union (www.whitefishcu.com), Montana’s largest credit union, is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Bolster as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective as of May 3, 2021.
As CFO, Bolster will direct and oversee the credit union’s finance and accounting functions and serve as a financial and strategic business advisor to the CEO and broader leadership. He will be instrumental in executing strategy across functional areas to enhance the financial well-being of Whitefish Credit Union.
“Scott is a proven financial leader with a sincere passion and understanding for the credit union industry,” said Jim Kenyon, President & CEO of Whitefish Credit Union. “We are thrilled to welcome him to the Whitefish Credit Union team and know that he will play an integral part in strengthening our organization to better serve our community and members.”
Bolster comes to Whitefish Credit Union from 1st United Credit Union in Pleasanton, California, where he served as CFO. Bolster holds an impressive financial background with a focus on the credit union movement, having held leadership titles at six previous credit unions over the past two decades.
“Whitefish Credit Union has a legacy of growth and innovation while staying focused on the credit union philosophy of ‘People Helping People,’” said Bolster. “I look forward to putting my skills to work to contribute to the mission and vision of the Credit Union.”
About Whitefish Credit Union
Whitefish Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution and the largest credit union in Montana with nearly 60,000 members and $2 billion in assets. As a member-centric financial cooperative founded in 1934, Whitefish Credit Union has been a trusted financial partner to its consumer and commercial customers for generations. The credit union offers a comprehensive suite of financial products and services including online checking and savings accounts, home equity and mortgage-lending services, business, and equipment loans, auto and vehicle financing, and a low fixed-rate credit card. With an unwavering community focus, Whitefish Credit Union supports countless organizations throughout Northwest Montana every year. Credit union membership is open to residents in Northwest Montana. For more information about Whitefish Credit Union, visit www.whitefishcu.com.