Mike
Valetine
President and CEO

 With over 41 years of sales and service experience, Mike brings unique insight and magnetic energy to the credit union industry. He joined BCU in 1984 as manager of lending and collections. After a decade of cultivating a strong sales and service culture, Mike was appointed president/CEO in 1994. With a humble and approachable style, Mike sees himself as a coach and encourages his leadership team to treat BCU as a learning organization. This team-based management style has led BCU to unparalleled success. Mike received his bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.