City of Boston Credit Union Selects Neil Gordon As Next President and Chief Executive Officer
Gordon Brings 27 Years of Financial, Banking and Leadership Experience; Will Focus on Continued Growth, Member Service and Expansion

December 16, 2020 (BOSTON) – The City of Boston Credit Union (CBCU) today announced it has selected Neil Gordon to serve as its next president and CEO. Gordon joins CBCU from Millbury Federal Credit Union, where he serves as Treasurer and Chief Financial and Operations Officer. Gordon will be focused on continuing to grow the Credit Union’s membership and maintaining the highest quality of member experience, including the enhancement of all member digital platforms  .

"We are thrilled to have Neil Gordon join the City of Boston Credit Union to lead us into another decade of continued growth and shared success with our members,” said Board Chair Greg Rooney. “Of all the candidates interviewed, Neil’s expertise in all facets of a Credit Union's operation -- from member service and marketing to lending and investment -- stood out. During the interview process he took the proactive step of actually joining our Credit Union to immerse himself in the member experience. He understands the critical importance of continuing to build on the bedrock of trust we have established with our members."

The selection of Gordon follows a robust, competitive search process through KLR Executive Search Group that included candidates from across the country. Gordon will begin in the role on January 4. He succeeds Daniel Waltz, who retired in September after three years as CBCU president and CEO.

“It’s an honor to join the City of Boston Credit Union and become part of this century-long commitment to personal, relationship-driven, member service,” said Gordon. “The tremendous growth of this institution over the past three years has put us in a strong position to continue to do more to serve our members. I'm ready to roll up my sleeves and get to work in making a positive impact for the communities we serve.”

In his role as Chief Financial and Operations Officer for Millbury Federal Credit Union, Gordon significantly improved the organization’s liquidity, earnings, and key financial metrics such as net worth ratio. He also oversaw the implementation of several member service technology upgrades, including small business banking technology. Prior to his tenure at Millbury Federal Credit Union, Gordon held leadership positions at Fidelity Cooperative Bank and Bank of America.

Gordon earned a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Boston University and an MBA in finance from Suffolk University. He recently became a board member of the Shawn Thornton Foundation, which makes a difference in the lives of children suffering from cancer or Parkinson's disease. He lives in Littleton, Mass.