Weatherford named President and CEO of SPC Credit Union
As of January 1, 2016, Linda Weatherford has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer of SPC Credit Union. Linda’s extensive involvement with the credit union movement, and her years of experience at all levels of the industry will bring continued positive growth to SPC.
Linda has served as the Director of Marketing & Business Development with SPC since April 2004. She has more than 29 years of credit union experience, having served as CEO of Health Facilities Federal Credit Union in Florence from 1994-2004, and worked with Dixies Federal Credit Union from 1987-1994. She is a member of the Carolinas Credit Union League Board of Directors, where she currently serves as Vice-Chair and Chairman of the SC Governmental Affairs Committee. Linda has also served on the Pee Dee Harvest Hope Food Bank Advisory Board and McLeod Children’s Hospital Advisory Board. She is an active volunteer of SPC’s Care2Share Employee giving campaign, which supports The United Way and other local non-profits.
“We are fortunate at SPC to have Linda Weatherford step into the role of President and CEO. She has a solid background of knowledge and experience that includes serving in a similar role at a sister credit union,” said Travis Walters, Chairman, SPC Board of Directors. “In addition to her business competency, Linda possesses tremendous integrity, vision and faith in God. She is passionate about the credit union movement and how we can help others, especially the underserved in our communities.”
SPC Credit Union has served their local communities since 1941; under the principle of providing a means by which people could save, borrow, and eventually purchase a home. Since then, they have grown to over 20,000 members throughout Darlington, Florence & Marlboro Counties; offering a full suite of financial products to meet all of your banking needs. SPC remains a strong and stable financial institution with a commitment to create a rewarding experience for its member/owners and employees.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to work alongside the incredible team at SPC”, said Linda. “We are fortunate to have a rich history, serving the local community for the past 75 years. I look forward to building upon that legacy to create a competitive financial resource for our existing and future members, and making a real difference in the communities we serve.”