Pete Dzuris is President/CEO of Northland Area Federal Credit Union, in Oscoda, Michigan. He has served in this capacity since August of 2006. He has experience in the same capacity at two credit unions in the prior eight years. His affiliation with credit unions began as the Vice President of Finance at Michigan Catholic Credit Union in 1995. His total credit union and financial institution experience totals more than 15 years.
Pete is actively involved in the credit union movement. In addition to serving on CUNA’s board of directors, he currently serves on several other boards of directors, including the Michigan Credit Union League’s (MCUL’s) wholly-owned subsidiary, CUcorp, as Vice Chairman of CU Village, and on the Michigan Council of the Credit Union Executive Society (CUES). His involvement spans across several task forces for the MCUL, including the Education Needs, Bankruptcy, and Business Services Task Forces, and for the CUNA Community CU Committee as Chairman and the Finance Committee. He serves as a member of the Blue Ox Chapter Executive Committee and has also served in the Mid Michigan Chapter, most recently as Treasurer and in prior years as the Legislative Forum Representative.
Pete has been active in his community as well. As a member of the Midland Kiwassee Kiwanis, he served on their board of directors, as chairman of their fundraising committee, as well as joint chairman of the membership committee. Pete has served as an adjunct faculty member at Delta College in Saginaw and Midland, Michigan, teaching evening business courses.
Pete holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and a Masters Degree in Finance, both received at Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration in Troy, Michigan. He has earned his certificate for credit union compliance through CUNA’s CUCE program. Prior affiliations include membership in the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, the Detroit branch of the National Association of Business Economists, and the CUNA CFO Council.