Poughkeepsie, NY – April 11, 2013
Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union (HVFCU) is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott VanZandt to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the $3.7 billion financial cooperative. Mr. VanZandt earned his Masters in Business Administration from Marist College and his undergraduate degree in Accounting from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. He is a graduate of the 2008 Leadership Dutchess Program and past recipient of the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of
Commerce’s Forty under 40 Award.
Mr. VanZandt began his career with HVFCU in May of 1997 as a mail teller in the CU’s Member Services Department. Over the next ten years, he held a variety of positions in the Accounting Department with increasing responsibilities, including Accounting Assistant, Accounting Manager, and Controller. Since 2011, he has held the position of Vice President of Financial Planning, Analysis, and Compliance. “The credit union has always tried to promote from within whenever possible,” said President and CEO Mary D. Madden, “and Scott is a perfect example of our commitment to staff development. He took advantage of a number of internal and external educational opportunities, and we’re so pleased to have him as our new CFO.”
Active in the community, Mr. VanZandt is the Treasurer of the Board for the Council on Addiction
Prevention and Education of Dutchess County, Inc. (CAPE) and is a member of the Forty Under 40
Selection Committee for the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union is a full service, not-for-profit financial cooperative for individuals and businesses, offering real estate and consumer loans, a wide variety of savings and transactional accounts, investment services, property and casualty insurance, estate planning, and trust services. With more than $3.7 billion in assets, HVFCU serves its 267,000+ members through branches in Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, and Putnam Counties, a nationwide network of 77,000 surcharge-free ATMs, Internet Banking, online bill payment, and 24-hour account access by telephone. HVFCU is federally insured by the NCUA and is an Equal Housing Lender.