Wright-Patt Credit Union names Daniel G. Smith as Chief Financial Officer

BEAVERCREEK, OH (August 7, 2018) — Wright-Patt Credit Union (WPCU) is proud to announce that Mr. Daniel G. Smith was named Chief Financial Officer. Smith joins WPCU with over 25 years of finance leadership in multiple consumer finance areas.

“I am excited to have a professional with Daniel’s experience and credentials join us at WPCU,” said Douglas A. Fecher, President and CEO of Wright-Patt Credit Union. “Daniel will be a great asset to the credit union with his diverse financial background and his great enthusiasm. He will also be a key member of our senior management team, helping us achieve our vision of being the best organization members have ever experienced and the best place our partner-employees have ever worked.”

Most recently, Mr. Smith was at Fifth Third Bank for more than eight years, with assignments that included capital planning coordination for the Consumer Bank, pricing and balance sheet forecasting, and financial decision support for the Retail Banking and Consumer Lending business units. Prior to Fifth Third, Smith served KeyBank for 20 years with multiple business unit finance roles in National Consumer Finance, Education Resources, Marine/RV Lending and Auto Finance.

“Wright-Patt Credit Union has earned a great reputation and well-deserved recognition for helping people manage their hard-earned money,” said Smith. “I am honored and privileged to join an outstanding team, and look forward to helping further maximize value for the members and partner-employees of WPCU.”

Mr. Smith received his MBA in Finance from Cleveland State University and completed his undergraduate degree in Business Administration at the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY. A native of Ireland, he resides in Loveland, OH with his wife and two sons.

About Wright-Patt Credit Union

Established in 1932, Wright‐Patt Credit Union is a member‐owned, not‐for‐profit financial cooperative proudly serving Central and Southwest Ohio with almost 500,000 members and $8.0 billion in assets. As a cooperative, Wright‐Patt Credit Union joins members together, pooling financial resources to meet the needs of all.  The pooled resources provide the capital to run a strong and efficient operation. Wright‐Patt Credit Union is headquartered in Beavercreek, Ohio, and has convenient Member Centers throughout Central and Southwest Ohio. Wright‐Patt Credit Union's mission is to help people through life by allowing members to achieve a greater degree of economic independence. Visit Wright‐Patt Credit Union's website at for more information.


Tracy Szarzi-Fors,
Wright-Patt Credit Union, Inc.
(937) 912-7114

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