New CEO Announced

April 10, 2019

The Board of Northern Savings Credit Union is pleased to announce that Robert (Bob) Marshall has been hired for the role of President and Chief Executive Officer for Northern Savings Credit Union.

Bob comes to Northern Savings with extensive experience in the financial services industry, including over 20 years in the credit union system in a number of senior leadership roles including: Vice President Operations, Senior Vice President Information Services, Chief Operating Officer of Canada’s seventh largest credit union (Connect First Credit Union in Calgary, Alta.) and Chief Executive Officer for 15 years. 

His impressive credentials include a Bachelor of Commerce degree, a mutual fund license and leadership and governance designations through the Harvard Business School and the University of Toronto.

Bob is described as a highly-skilled leader who empowers staff, recognizes talent within an organization, and provides opportunities and mentorship to others with a view to developing a strong succession plan.  On a personal note, Bob and his wife, Shelley, have a grown daughter and a son who is married with a fifteen month old daughter. Bob is an avid race car driver having raced in the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) circuit since 2012.

The Board is confident that Bob possesses more than the required skills and attributes to lead Northern Savings Credit Union into the future.  We will continue to support the communities we serve; continue to develop deeper relationships with existing members and grow our membership base.

While a start date is being finalized, the Board looks forward to working with Bob and the Northern Savings team in continuing to provide great service to our members, with a focus on strengthening our vision of neighbours helping neighbours to build sustainable communities.  

Please join us in welcoming Bob and his wife to the community and to his new role as President and Chief Executive Officer of Northern Savings Credit Union.