Mountain America Credit Union names Chad Curtis CFO
Wednesday , January 23, 2013 - 3:11 PM
WEST JORDAN — Chad Curtis has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer of Mountain America Credit Union, replacing long-time CFO David Kwant, who retired at the end of December after serving Mountain America for 24 years.
Curtis, who was recently named one of the innovative leaders in Utah Business magazine’s “Forty under 40,” was senior vice president of finance at Mountain America for nine years. He previously worked for Grant Thornton LLP, providing auditing services. Curtis received his master’s degree in business administration and bachelor’s in accounting from the University of Utah and is a Certified Public Accountant.
“We’re excited to have Chad as our CFO,” said Sterling Nielsen, president and CEO of Mountain America. “Chad’s experience and business savvy fit perfectly in this critical strategic role. Dave Kwant set a high standard, and Chad has stepped right in and will help keep Mountain America on the path of excellence and progress.”
Mountain America Credit Union has 75 branches in five states and offers a variety of financial products and services for consumers and businesses, including savings accounts, auto loans, checking accounts, mortgage loans, business checking, SBA loans and retirement options. With Utah credit union roots dating back to the 1930s, Mountain America has become a tradition for many members. Today the credit union serves more than 400,000 members and has more than $3 billion in assets.