Letter From President and CEO

Dear Valued Members,

As we turn the page to a new year, I take this moment to reflect on the exceptional journey we’ve had throughout 2023. It has been a year defined by growth, innovation, and resounding success, and I am profoundly grateful for your unwavering support and trust in ValleyStar Credit Union.

Our achievements in 2023 have been monumental, and I am thrilled to highlight some of the key milestones we’ve accomplished together. One of the most significant achievements has been the successful launch of our new mobile and online banking platforms. These advancements were made with your security and improved convenience in mind, and I am delighted by the positive feedback we’ve received about your enhanced banking experience.

I am also pleased to welcome Woody Windley as our new Chief Financial Officer and Susan Chapman as our new Chief Marketing Officer. Woody’s financial expertise and strategic acumen, combined with Susan’s innovative marketing vision, have already made a profound impact on our operations and member engagement. Their contributions have strengthened our team and enriched our approach toward better serving you, our esteemed members.

As we anticipate the opportunities that 2024 will bring, I want to take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude to every one of our members. Your loyalty and ongoing support are the driving forces behind our success. It is your trust in ValleyStar Credit Union that inspires us to continually innovate and improve our services to meet and exceed your expectations.

Some exciting things will be coming soon in 2024

  • Direct Deposit Incentives
  • E-Branch and Mobile Banking Expansion
  • E-Kids and E-Teen Accounts
  • Unique Member Offers and Incentives
  • Customer Relations Management Implementation
  • Training on Educating Members – Our first of many seminars is scheduled for January 16th – Uncomfortable Truths About Retirement.

Looking forward, our commitment to providing you with exceptional service and innovative solutions with an unwavering focus on security remains our top priority. We are dedicated to continuously enhancing your banking experience and supporting you in achieving your financial goals.

I extend my sincerest thanks to you for choosing ValleyStar Credit Union as your financial partner. Your membership is the cornerstone of our success, and we are honored to have the opportunity to serve  you.

Here’s to a promising and prosperous year ahead. May it be filled with continued success, happiness, and prosperity for you and your loved ones.

Warm regards,

Mike Warrell, ValleyStar CEO


Golden Club Luncheon

ValleyStar hosted a luncheon for our Golden Club Members. They enjoyed delicious food, entertainment by the Craig Vaughn Experience, bingo and prizes!

To get involved, all you have to do is like to have fun and fill out a short application. You can pick one up at any of our ValleyStar branch locations.

Golden Club membership is FREE and members receive the following benefits:

  • 20% Off safe deposit box rental fees
  • Free notary service
  • Regular newsletters about Golden Club activities
  • Special events throughout the year featuring entertainment or guest speakers
  • Access to holiday festivities with great food, fun and entertainment


Holiday Closures

New Year’s Day
Monday, January 1, 2024

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 15, 2024

Presidents Day
Monday, February 19, 2024