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2020 Board of Directors

As active community leaders, our Board of Directors live, work and worship alongside the membership of First Basin. These individuals provide consistent financial oversight and work to ensure that the organization’s direction aligns with the needs of our members. Together, our Board is committed to seeing that First Basin’s mission of doing whatever it takes to exceed member expectations remains our focus and that our financial solutions are designed to meet member needs, while adhering to industry standards.

Sam Gonzalez
Sam Gonzalez
Chairman
Gary Windham
Gary Windham
Secretary/Treasurer
Rebecca Marler
Rebecca Marler
Director
Steve Compton
Steve Compton
Director
Cathy Laracuente
Cathy Laracuente
Director
Wesley Burnett
Wesley Burnett
Director

Senior Management

Senior management strives to advance the mission of First Basin Credit Union. They actively support employees, and hold all credit union staff accountable to ensuring every member has the best service and banking experience.

Shem Culpepper
Shem Culpepper
President/CEO
Ana Gonzalez
Ana Gonzalez
Chief Financial Officer
Tim O’Reilly
Tim O’Reilly
Chief Marketing Officer
Doug Sypolt
Doug Sypolt
Chief Lending Officer
Julia Tarin
Julia Tarin
Chief Retail Officer
Brad Stillwell
Brad Stillwell
Chief Operations Officer

Department Managers

  • Becky Castillo
    Consumer Loan Manager
  • Cristina Laabs
    Compliance Coordinator
  • Donna Geers
    Member Relations Specialist
  • Jennifer Woolis
    Human Resources Manager
  • Sharon Alderson
    Info Center Manager

Branch Managers

  • Kacy Perez
    West County Rd. Main Office
  • Brittanee Gross
    Andrews Branch
  • Angela Haas
    Grandview Branch
  • Lourdes “Lulu” Juarez
    Golder Branch
  • Diana Carrera
    Andrews Highway Branch
  • Liliana Rayos
    Midland Drive Branch
  • Erin Murphy
    Lubbock Branch