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Volunteer leaders and members of both your community and our credit union

Leadership that is invested in the success of members.

Along with passion for our cooperative and care for our community at large, DNCU leaders bring experience and expertise to their roles. Read on for more information about those who help guide our credit union to success every day

Our Leadership Guides Our Cooperative

“We are Del Norte Credit Union — your ideal partner for a better future.”

Del Norte Credit Union Board of Directors

Del Norte Credit Union is a not for profit organization governed by a Board of Directors who have the responsibility to maintain the general direction and control of the credit union. This includes directing the credit union in accordance with the State Credit Union act, the Del Norte Credit Union bylaws, sound business practices, and other rules and regulations. The Board also establishes policies which give management guidelines for the operations of the credit union.

  • Clyde A. Leyba

  • Art Salgado

    Vice Chair
  • Levi Lopez

  • Len Montoya

  • Delia Cisneros

  • Julie Feldman

  • Benito Salazar

  • Martin Varela

  • Luis X. Alba


Supervisory Committee

  • Roger Stutz

  • Ivie Vigil

  • David Lee

    Committee Member
  • Douglas Hemphill

    Committee Member
  • Don Close

    Committee Member
  • Steven Santistevan

    Associate Supervisory Committee Member

Executive Team

  • Chuck Valenti

  • Jolene Allen

    Chief Culture Officer
  • John Balli

    Executive Vice President - Finance
  • David Weidauer

    Executive Vice President - Operations
  • Pam Atencio

    Chief Operations Officer
  • Kim Currie

    Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chris McGee

    Chief Information Officer
  • Deb Salazar

    Chief Experience Officer
  • Kevin Southwick

    Chief Lending Officer
  • Kerry Stacy

    Chief Administrative Officer

I love DNCU because it is and always has been there for all the Northern New Mexico communities. They help our communities with programs for kids and food distribution during the pandemic. Shout out to all the awesome staff at DNCU for the great customer service. I also love the annual Shred Days!

— Christina C., DNCU Member

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