The Vantage Credit Union (Bridgeton) Board of Directors appointed Eric Acree as president/CEO after more than 20 years of service. Acree previously served as interim president/CEO and has been in a leadership position at the credit union for 15 years. He also serves as chairman of the board for Members Resource LLC, Vantage's mortgage and insurance subsidiary. He is also president of TecHatchery, a technology subsidiary of Vantage created to deliver innovative technology solutions for financial institutions.
"Eric is an extraordinary leader. He's proven in the past year of transition that he has the strategic vision and ability to lead a large and complex organization," says Dr. Jerry R. Eichholz, chairman of the board. "He's been a catalyst in helping Vantage grow into the leading and innovative organization it has become. The Board looks forward to working with Eric and his team in his new role."