HCFCU Appoints New Kailua-Kona Branch Manager

November 24, 2023

HCFCU Appoints New Kailua-Kona Branch Manager

Kailua-Kona, HI – Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union (HCFCU) a leading financial institution serving the communities of Hawaii Island, is pleased to announce the appointment of Manuel ‘Manny’ Ramirez as its newest Branch Manager. Ramirez, a seasoned professional with a master's in business administration from California State University at Monterey Bay and a valid license with the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS) #1369043, steps into the role of Branch Manager at HCFCU's Kailua-Kona branch, situated at 75-159 Hualalai Rd.

With over two decades of experience in lending and mortgage services, Ramirez's most recent tenure as a Mortgage Underwriter at North Bay Credit Union in Santa Rosa, CA, highlights his expertise in credit union operations. His work experience in financial services is extensive, as he’s held several titles over the previous decade, including Associate Vice President of Lending, Consumer Lending Manager, Vice President of Lending & Loss Mitigation, and Indirect Lending Manager.

“The appointment of Manny Ramirez marks an exciting chapter for HCFCU”, said Tricia Buskirk, CEO and President. “Manny’s extensive experience in credit union services and operations will be an invaluable asset to our credit union. We look forward to Manny leading our Kailua-Kona branch ‘ohana toward continued success and deeper connections within the community.”

Beyond his professional endeavors, Ramirez is a proud father of two children who enjoys golfing and playing video games. He finds joy in giving back through community service, having served as a business office assistant for SonRise New Life Church and is a child sponsor for Compassion International.

HCFCU is confident that Ramirez's leadership will foster deeper connections within the Kailua-Kona community while upholding the credit union's commitment to serve the best interests of its members.

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, federally insured financial institution owned by its 47,000 members. HCFCU’s branches are located in Hilo, Honokaa, Kailua-Kona, Kaloko, Kealakekua, and Kohala. Additionally, HCFCU has Student Credit Unions in Hilo, Honokaʻa, Kealakehe, Kohala, and Konawaena High Schools. HCFCU provides service minded financial professionals that will help facilitate mortgage, land, construction, small business, education, personal and auto loans. HCFCU also offers complete checking and savings services, drive up tellers; credit and debit cards with rewards; online and mobile banking; investment services and youth programs. HCFCU also supports numerous Hawaii Island non-profit organizations and community events. Membership in Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union is open to all Hawaii Island residents. For more information visit www.hicommfcu.com.

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73-5611 Olowalu Street, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union's routing number is 321379818.

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