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Finding Success by Collaborating with Your Peer Credit Unions

Oct. 4, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PT

Building Global Bridges: Global Credit Union Engagement as a Differentiator

Oct. 4, 1:30 – 2:45 p.m. PT


Seth Schaefer has worked at Rivermark Community Credit Union for 20 years acting as a strategic thought leader on member experience with a focus on financial enablement, technology integration, and community advocacy. He became the President/CEO in 2018.

Rivermark CU embraces access and convenience to empower financial wellness. This new reality of banking aligns directly with his passions to find solutions which allows a trusting, empowering, and convenient interaction.

In building a vision of enhancing conversations, Rivermark provides expanded face to face hours while supporting a member’s journey to financial resilience. Through financial wellness programming, strategic community partners, and the fulfillment of the ‘branch in your hands’, the credit union continues to look for opportunities to support their community.

Prior to the President/CEO role, Seth held various positions in the credit union with operations, lending, marketing, and technology. An avid traveler, he enjoys destinations off the beaten path, recently achieving the seven-continent milestone. He has spoken on leading a purpose-driven credit union during engagements with CUNA, BAI, Callahan, NCR, and several industry publications.