We are pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Mero as the new CEO to lead Atlantic Federal. Mero comes to us with extensive experience in the credit union and banking industries.
Mero joins Atlantic Federal most recently from Mariner’s Bank and Two River Community Bank, where he served as Chief Operating Officer. During his tenure with these organizations, Mero was responsible for the overall operations of the institutions, including serving as the Chief Technology Officer. He has had hands on experience with direct department oversight of Information Technology, Retail Banking, Deposit Operations, Loan Operations, Security, Facilities Management, Compliance / BSA & AML and Marketing.
Mero holds a Master of Business Administration from Centenary University, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bloomfield College. Such has guided him in proven success developing strategic plans, building high performance teams, employing technology solutions, process re-engineering, member development, and operations and facilities management.
“Our team is truly excited to work with Anthony as he strategically leads the Credit Union into a new era of expanded technological innovation and growth,” says Sandy Hilenski, Atlantic Federal Chief Financial Officer. “Anthony is a proven leader who has the right operational background and expertise to drive change that will positively impact the communities we serve and INSPIRE our member’s financial success.”