Sedona AZ (September 1, 2016) – OneAZ Credit Union announced the appointment of two managers for its new Sedona business center branch, which is scheduled to open in late 2016. Charles “Chuck” Bates will be the new branch manager and Nathan Getz will serve as assistant branch manager. The new Sedona branch will be located at 20 Roadrunner Drive, which is directly in front of City Hall and at the intersection of State Hwy 89A and Roadrunner Drive, west Sedona.
Well versed in the financial services industry, Bates has more than 15 years of experience, holding the roles of branch manager, personal banker, business specialist and manager for several other financial institutions. Bates earned a Bachelor of Science in Systems Management with a concentration in Business Management from Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Getz brings more than six years of experience in the financial services industry. He has held the positions of licensed personal banker, assistant branch manager and branch manager. Getz attended Sullivan University in Lexington, Kentucky, and studied business marketing.
In their roles, Bates and Getz will oversee all branch level business operations, including general banking, small business loans and investment services. In addition, they will reach out to the Sedona business community to share how OneAZ can help organizations offer financial services benefits to their employees.
“Chuck and Nathan have the business experience to lead our team in Sedona, and the passion and deep-seated commitment to providing individualized customer service that aligns with OneAZ’s pledge to serve the individual behind every transaction,” said David Sweiderk, Chief Operating Officer at OneAZ.
Currently serving more than 135,000 members, the hires come as OneAZ, formerly known as Arizona State Credit Union, poises itself for future growth and development. In the next five years, the credit union has ambitious plans to double its assets across the state, continuing its 65-year legacy of making a positive difference in the lives of members, associates and communities.
OneAZ Credit Union is a $1.8 billion full-service, not-for-profit, local financial institution with a statewide branch network serving members since 1951. More than 135,000 Arizonans turn to OneAZ for its comprehensive business and personal financial services. OneAZ Community Foundation will play an important role in providing much-needed funding to nonprofit and community organizations throughout the state. OneAZ is a 10-time winner of Arizona Business Magazine’s Ranking Arizona and a six-time recipient of the Peter Barron Stark & Associates Award for Workplace Excellence.™ The credit union is headquartered in Phoenix and welcomes members from throughout the state.