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Corporate Information

We’re a state-chartered, federally insured, not-for-profit financial cooperative owned by our nearly 2.8 million members. Learn about our mission, values, and business practices.

The credit union difference

As a not-for-profit financial cooperative, we are dedicated to helping our member-owners achieve a better quality of life and making a meaningful impact in the communities we serve.

Who we are

As the second largest credit union in the United States, we serve nearly 2.8 million members. Since 1937, SECU has been a trusted financial services provider for our members, helping them to meet their financial goals.

Strategic Plan

Our vision for the future is one that fulfills the needs of our members, our employees, and the changing financial services landscape in North Carolina.

Financial status

Review a summary of SECU’s financial highlights over the past 12 months.

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is the policy-making body of SECU. The Board comprises 11 members who are elected to three-year staggered terms.


Members of the Board of Directors and the management and staff of State Employees’ Credit Union serve the members of the Credit Union.

Community impact

We strive to make a positive difference in our communities through financial education programs, community engagement, and volunteerism.


If you are motivated and believe in the credit union philosophy of “People Helping People®,” apply to join our team.

Our mission and corporate values

The mission of our credit union is: "To be the trusted provider of financial services to every eligible member and to enhance the value of their lives and financial well-being while maintaining our fiscal strength."

As an organization, we are led by these core values:

  • Exceed member expectations

    We focus, engage, and listen to our members. We strive to provide value through products and services for every stage of life.

  • Invest in the success of SECU employees

    We seek and share knowledge and we are lifelong learners. We respect our teammates and celebrate each other’s successes. We openly communicate and are transparent. We champion diversity, equity, and inclusion.

  • Contribute to the solution

    We are accountable for our actions and results. We welcome innovation and change. We identify inefficiencies and bring solutions through convenient access to facilities and technology.