Roger Heacock is president and CEO of Black Hills Federal Credit Union in Rapid City, South Dakota, a community-chartered credit union serving eleven counties. Roger has been involved in the credit union movement for 38 years, serving as president of BHFCU for 30 years. Under Roger’s leadership, BHFCU has grown from $20 million in assets to $970 million.
Roger was elected to the CUNA Board of Directors in June 2010 and to the CUNA Strategic Services, Inc. (CSS) Board of Directors in February 2013. Roger currently serves on CUNA’s Audit Committee and the Governmental Affairs Committee.
Over the years, Roger has been active on the local, state, and national levels. Roger had the unique opportunity to represent the credit union industry when he testified on CUNA’s behalf before the House of Representative’s Small Business Committee in 2009. Roger also served on CUNA’s Field of Membership (FOM) Task Force; the National Association of Community Credit Unions (NACCU) Board for 5 years; South Dakota Credit Union League Board for 26 years, serving as chairman for 4 years; and the South Dakota Credit Union League Services Corporation Board for more than 20 years.
Roger is involved in numerous community endeavors. He is currently on the Skyline Drive Preservation, Inc. Board of Directors, serving as Chairman from 2010 to the present. Roger is also on the Black Hills Runners Club Board of Directors and a member (and past Board member) of the Rapid City Rushmore Rotary Club.
One of Roger’s personal goals is to run a marathon in all 50 states – and has currently completed marathons in 35 states.