SLEEPY EYE SouthPoint Federal Credit Union has hired Jay Gostonczik as the Vice-President of Member Services. He brings more than 15 years of finance and credit union experience, most recently as the Vice-President/Chief Lending Officer for General Mills Federal Credit Union, Minnetonka.
Gostonczik's broad background and experience includes lending, loss mitigation, product development, management and operations.
Gostonczik has been active in local and national Credit Union trade associations including the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MNCUN), Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Grassroots Education & Team Action (GREAT) and the Retailers Protection Association. He is a CUNA Management School graduate (CCUE), has achieved the designation as a National Certified Compliance Officer (NCCO) and CUNA Credit Union Compliance Expert (CUCE), and holds formal training experience in financial management, bankruptcy, and lending. He also serves on the CUNA Regulatory and Legislative Affairs Committee (RegLeg), and the MNCUN Regulatory Review Committee.
Gostonczik and his wife Sara are natives of Springfield have two children, Alexis and Zachary.