Community First promotes Renee Petersen to Senior VP

Published Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Community First Credit Union is pleased to announce the promotion of Renee Petersen to Senior Vice President of Operations.

Petersen, who joined Community First in January, brings 29 years of financial industry experience to her new role as part of the credit union’s senior executive leadership team. She will be responsible for Operations, Optical and Plastics.

Petersen began her career in 1993 with 1st Security Credit Union in Green Bay, where she was manager of marketing and Internet Solutions and, later, a Business Analyst. When 1st Security CU merged with Fox Communities CU (2004), she served as a project manager for seven years. In 2011, she joined Unison Credit Union as VP of Internal Operations and, in 2018, became VP of Electronic Banking at Investors Community Bank (Manitowoc).

Renee and her husband, Mark, have two adult daughters and live in Luxemburg.

Community First Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative with $5.1 billion in assets and 26 full-service branches. CFCU’s 561 employees deliver financial, investment and insurance services to 150,000 member-owners throughout Northeastern Wisconsin.